Planning & Enforcement
Stoneygate Article 4 direction
Leicester has additional planning controls introduced under Article 4 Directions which cover some areas and buildings. Download the full Article 4 direction covering the Stoneygate Conservation Area.
Do you need permission?
Visit the HM Government Planning Portal to find out whether your home improvement or large scale commercial project needs planning permission or building regulations approval.
Contraventions and enforcements
Find out about contraventions and enforcements on the Enforcement section of the Leicester City Council website. Read the guidance, search for planning applications, or submit a report.
The Stoneygate Conservation Area Character Appraisal
The Character Appraisal is a detailed description of the architectural, landscape and historical features which give the Conservation Area its ‘special character’ and which the City Council are seeking to safeguard for future generations.
It plays an important role in planning decision making and must be taken into account by case officers when considering a planning application.
Visit the Leicester City Council Stoneygate page and download the Stoneygate Character Appraisal pdf.
Recent Planning Applications
Leicester City Council publishes a weekly list of new planning applications which you can access here (scroll down to ‘Weekly Lists’);
Planning Applications to 14th May 2023
Details of two planning applications in the Stoneygate Conservation Area to 14th May 2023.
Planning Applications to 7th May 2023
Details of four planning applications in the Stoneygate Conservation Area to 7th May 2023.
Planning Applications to 30th April 2023
Details of two planning applications in the Stoneygate Conservation Area to 30th April 2023.
Planning Applications: 19th August 2014
Details for planning application at 56 Avenue Road.
Planning Applications: 9th September 2014
Details of four planning applications in the Stoneygate area for 9th September 2014.
Planning Applications: 26th August – 2nd September 2014
Details of seven planning applications in the Stoneygate area for 2nd September 2014.
Click image to view a map with details of listed buildings in Stoneygate on the Historic England website.