[62 Applications for planning permission] [or permission in principle]
[62 Applications for planning permission] [or permission in principle]

[(1)     A development order may make provision as to applications for planning permission [or permission in principle] made to a local planning authority.

(2)     Provision referred to in subsection (1) includes provision as to—

(a)     the form and manner in which the application must be made;

(b)     particulars of such matters as are to be included in the application;

(c)     documents or other materials as are to accompany the application.

[(2A)     In subsections (1) and (2) references to applications for planning permission include references to[—

(a)     applications for consent, agreement or approval as mentioned in section 61DB(2), and

(b)]     applications for approval under section 61L(2).]

(3)     The local planning authority may require that an application for planning permission must include—

(a)     such particulars as they think necessary;

(b)     such evidence in support of anything in or relating to the application as they think necessary.

(4)     But a requirement under subsection (3) must not be inconsistent with provision made under subsection (1).