A knowledgeable home improvement specialist like Bon Accord Glass will be able to advise you on this subject and you can also contact the planning department at your local authority for useful direction.
However, the rules are pretty clear-cut when it comes to these types of installations.
Ask yourself the following questions and if you answer “yes” to any of them, a planning application must be submitted. Answer “no” to all of them and you can proceed with the installation without needing to apply for planning permission:
When Permitted Development Rights apply, you can proceed without planning permission, but check in case they have been removed. If they have been removed, you will need to make a planning application.
If you need any further clarification about Planning Permission in Scotland, speak to us and download a copy of our Helpful Guide to Planning Permission for reference.
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