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do i need planning permission to put a kitchen upstairs

Yhouseman_85 29th Jul, 2011 Kitchen Fitting
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No :)

Rebel Carpenter 30th Jul, 2011
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You shouldn't need planning permission, but you will require building control as you are changing the use of a room, ie making it into a kitchen. You can phone up your local planners at you council to get confimation of exactly what you'll need to do. One thing to remember is that the planners/building control are there to help you rather than hamper or intimidate you.

Pure Building and Plumbing 30th Jul, 2011
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Hello .
As far as I am aware you do not need planning to put a kitchen upstairs.
As long as you have the proper ventilation and you do not have have a free standing cooker sitting on floorboards you are fine.
I have renovated many properties and never been asked by building regs about planning.

W Lee Carpentry Limited 30th Jul, 2011
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