Planning Agents and Developers Seminar Tuesday 9 October 2012
The seminar was held on Tuesday 9th October 2012 at Walsall Council House and provided information on the new guide to submitting planning applications, Walsall Council's Accredited Agent Scheme, introduction to documents that will help shape the future of the borough and an update from Walsall's Building Control service. The seminar also gave planning agents and developers the opportunity to convey any ideas on improving the service or to raise any concerns. The presentations are available to view and download below:
Agents and Developers Evening Seminar 24 January 2011
The event was held on Monday 24 January 2011 at the Council House, Walsall which provided information on Walsall's Local Validation Checklist, forthcoming Accredited Agent's List, changes and improvements to the Planning Portal website and an update on Walsall's Building Control service. The event also gave developers and agents the opportunity to provide feedback on the Planning and Building Control service and raise any concerns they had. You can access the presentations used at the event using the following links:
- Planning and Building Control Presentation (PDF 201KB)
- Planning Portal Presentation (PDF 4.75MB)
Agents and Developers Evening Seminar 9 October 2008
The event was held on 9 October 2008 at the Leather Museum, Walsall and proved a success with the attendance of around 40 developers and agents.
With presentations from David Elsworthy (Head of Planning and Building Control), Neville Ball (Householder Team Leader), John Danahay (Planning Portal Account Manager) and Michael Brereton (Monitoring Officer) that gave developers and agents the opportunity to discuss the changes to householder permitted development rights, on-line submission of planning applications via the Planning Portal, customer satisfaction questionnaire and the chance to convey ideas to improve the service as a whole or raise any concerns they had.
You can access the presentations used at the event using the following links:
- Agent Seminar presentation (PDF 492KB)
- Changes to Householder Permitted Development Rights (PDF 16KB)
- Online submission of planning applications via Planning Portal (PDF 3.11MB)
- View the informal interactive house guide for planning permission and building regulations for householders.
Agents and Developers Meeting 16 May 2007
With the Chair of the Development Control Committee
The event was held on 16 May 2007 at the Council House
This was a sucessful event with the attendance of 20 Developers and Agents which gave the opportunity to comment on the planning application process and the chance to convey to the Chair of the Development Control Committee and officers ideas to improve the service or raise any concerns they had.
With presentations from David Elsworthy the Head of planning and Building Control 'Your views on Walsall’s planning service' and John Danahay Planning Portal Regional Account Manager 'The new 1APP'
Planning applications update; online applications and Design Policy 4 October 2006
The event was held on the 4 October 2006 at the Walsall Leather Museum.
The online applications and design policy event was a sucessful evening. A great turn out of 32 planning agents, 6 council officers and a representative from the Planning Portal
John Danahay (Planning Portal Regional Account Manager) who has said that due to the event we have seen an increase in the amount of planning applications submitted online.
You can download the powerpoint presentions of the evening below:
- Planning Portal; Walsall workshop presentation (PowerPoint 12.9MB)
- Design Access (PowerPoint 224KB)
- Design and Access Statements- a summary (PowerPoint 2.81MB)
- Designing a better walsall; an introduction (PowerPoint 5.64MB)
- Planning Feedback Form (PDF 3.14MB)
2nd Floor, Civic Centre
Telephone Switchboard 01922 650000
Telephone 01922 652677
Textphone and TextBox 0845 111 2910
At the First Stop Shop www.walsall.gov.uk/first_stop_shop.htm
Office opening times
Changes to the Planning Duty Service
From Monday 16th May, the Planning Duty Service at the Civic Centre will be operating revised opening hours. The new hours will be between 8:45 am to 1:00 pm Monday to Friday. If you are unable to visit the office during the new hours, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your enquiry.
In addition to the duty service, you can also continue to obtain pre-application advice via our normal service which is set out on the Council’s website. Direct links are provided below.
- For businesses – www.walsall.gov.uk/pre-application_advice_businesses
- For householder - www.walsall.gov.uk/pre-application_advice
Current opening times
- Monday to Thursday: 8.45am – 5.15pm
- Friday: 8.45am - 4.45pm
Please view our complaints and compliments webpage where you can complete an online contact form or alternatively you can print and complete our comments, compliments and complaints form.
- View our complaints/compliments webpage
This page was last updated on 14 April 2016