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Contact development management

The Development Management Team are responsible for planning applications and planning enforcement throughout the district (excluding the areas that lie within the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks).

Temporary changes to the planning service

The planning service changes are due to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the closure of the Mansion House offices in Penrith.
 
Planning officers are working from home in line with the latest government requirements. You will not be able to have a face to face meeting with an officer for the foreseeable future.

To contact your case officer please telephone or email using the details below. Letters sent through the post may cause a delay to the response.

Submit all new planning application online or email us direct and attaching your application documents. Applications sent through the post may result in a delay.

Duty Planning Officer:

A duty Planning Officer from Development Management is available between 10am and 1pm, on Monday and Thursday, by telephone only, on 01768 817 817. Due to current resources this service has been temporarily reduced.

Email Development Management:

planning.services@eden.gov.uk

Telephone Development Management:

Planning Services Development Manager
Name: Nick Atkinson
Telephone: 01768 212362
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Principal Planning Officer Development Management
Name: Ian Irwin
Telephone: 01768 212129
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Development Management Officer (South Team)
Name: David Cox
Telephone: 01768 212476
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Development Management Officer (South Team)
Name: Mat Wilson
Telephone: 01768 212345
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Development Management Officer (North Team)
Name: Caroline Brier
Telephone: 01768 212341
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Development Management Officer (North Team)
Name: Karen Thompson
Telephone: 01768 212481
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Graduate Development Management Officer
Name: Gemma Heron
Telephone: 01768 212145
Working hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Development Management Officer (Enforcement)
Name: Tony Ryniejski
Telephone: 01768 212367
Working hours: Alternate Tuesdays, Every Wednesday and Thursday

Planning Enforcement Officer
Name: Louisa Burton
Telephone: 01768 212485
Working hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

Planning Services Support Manager
Name: Natasha Ryniejski
Telephone: 01768 810082
Working hours: Monday to Friday

Planning Technician
Name: Gill Donald
Telephone: 01768 212319
Working hours: Monday and Tuesday

Planning Technician
Name: Kath Joynt
Telephone: 01768 212271
Working hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Building Control

See Building Control contract details, if you need advice on a building control application.

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