Planning Development

Other services

In addition to the pre-application advice service, we provide other discretionary advice services that can be paid for.

An appropriate officer will provide advice in relation to matters including:

  • Protected trees
  • biodiversity
  • the historic environment (including archaeological matters)
  • rights of way
  • enforcement queries
  • planning related restrictions and the use class of land and buildings
  • enforcement or legal agreements
  • Building Control

For more details on any of our services provided and the costs involved please download and print off our fees and charges.

You can apply for this advice by emailing

Local Record Centre information

The Isle of Wight Local Record Centre holds biodiversity information for the island. This can help inform planning applications. Please visit the Isle of Wight Local Records Centre website to see how to access this information.