planning permission


planning permission
planning permission noun
Permission from a local authority to erect or convert a building or to change the use to which a building or piece of land is put
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planning permission UK US noun [uncountable] british
official permission from local government to make changes to the structure of a building, or to build a new one
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ˈplanning permission [planning permission] noun uncountable (BrE)
official permission to build a new building or change one that already exists

to apply for planning permission

to get/give planning permission


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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