Current major developments - What is a major development?

We class a large scale major application as any of the following:

  • a residential development of 200 or more houses
  • a residential development on a site of at least 4.0 hectares
  • creation or change of use of a commercial development, where the floorspace exceeds 10,000 square metres or where the site area is 2.0 hectares or more in size