Development Management

  • planning applications and advice
  • planning appeals
  • planning enforcement and development monitoring
  • planning history and searches

Urban & Environmental Design

  • improving design quality of Sheffield buildings
  • preparing design frameworks and briefs
  • listed buildings and conservation areas
  • advice on physical access for disabled people to the city's environment
  • designing and working with communities to improve open spaces
  • Tree Preservation Orders (TPO’s) and guidance on protected trees

Forward & Area Planning

  • preparing the Sheffield Plan
  • advising on the use and development of land and buildings
  • monitoring development, carrying out surveys and gathering information for plan-making
  • providing a Planning and Design service for the Housing Regeneration Programme

Building Control Team

Building Standards & Regulations

  • Building Regulations - assessments, advice and guidance
  • site inspections
  • public safety
  • dangerous structures
  • demolition

City Regeneration Division

  • regeneration of the City
  • new Retail Quarter
  • Public Realm works
  • advice on property contracts, valuations, land acquisitions and sales
  • provide commercial views on developments
  • advice on Key Flagship projects
  • design services

South Yorkshire Archaeology Service

Responsible for protecting and preserving archaeological heritage.

Planning Enquiries

Howden House
1 Union Street

S1 2SH