Meaning of “planning permission” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “planning permission” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"planning permission" in Business English

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planning permissionnoun [ U ]

uk us UK

PROPERTY official approval from a local government authority to build something new, or to make changes to an existing building:

apply for/get/have planning permission We now have planning permission to convert and extend the 19th-century property into a training centre.
with/without/subject to planning permission Big property developers do not like buying up land without planning permission because of the risk involved.
grant/give/receive planning permission

(Definition of “planning permission” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)