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Following Government advice to stay safe and protect the NHS, we are working hard to continue to deliver for you. Find information here on how to enjoy the National Park virtually, and how our services are operating during this time.

Pre-application advice

Seeking pre-application advice before you make a planning application can help  to increase the chance of making a high quality planning application that is faster to process.

Use the below pages to find out more about pre-application advice from the South Downs National Park Authority.

If you have any queries not addressed by the below, you can email