An accredited agent has a proven track record of making good quality householder planning applications.

To become an accredited agent, you must:

To apply, send a signed copy of the code of practice to Tina Harris:

We'll then look at your last three householder applications and let you know if you are accredited.

Accredited agents meetings

There are two briefing meetings each year, which are at City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR. 

Meeting dates to be arranged.

Working Relationship Protocol

We have worked with the Planning User Group to produce a pdf protocol setting out our shared commitments and key principles (210 KB)  to guide our working relationship with planning agents.