Carport Attached To House Planning Permission. The ground area covered by the garage/car port and any other buildings within the boundary of the property, excluding the original house, is not more than half the total area of the property. On designated land* buildings, enclosures, containers and pools at the side of properties will require planning permission.
*the term original house means the house as it was first built or as it stood on 1 july 1948 (if it was built before that date). However, if there is a primary and secondary dwelling on the lot, two carports may be provided. A carport or canopy is best described as a roof, supported by posts.
Uk planning permission for carports or canopies permitted development rights differ depending on area, council and local restrictions.
More than one carport on a lot. When do i need planning permission? This means you will not need to apply for planning permission for a garage unless conservation area, or listed building orders affect your property. Attached buildings, like garages, can normally be converted without planning permission (unless your property is listed or in a designated area) (image credit: