Article 4 directions in Watford

Map of Article 4 directions in Watford

An Article 4 direction on a building or area means you may need to apply for planning permission for work that would normally be permitted development. 

Article 4 Directions issued- Designated Employment Areas (June 2023)

As of 7 November 2023 the Council has confirmed immediate Article 4 Directions covering the designated employment areas defined in the recently adopted Watford Local Plan.

More information and view the Designated Employment Areas

Search for Article 4 directions in Watford

You can find an Article 4 direction by entering a postcode or searching the map. 

  • put your postcode or address in the white box
  • purple areas have Article 4 directions
  • download document - click on the purple area for information

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