Planning surgeries Our free planning surgeries allow members of the public to get verbal planning advice on householder or small-scale development proposals. For a written response a pre-application inquiry will need to be submitted. Dates of forthcoming planning surgeries 2019 Southern Area surgery Craven, Lancaster and all the South Lakeland parishes except Garsdale, Dent and Sedbergh. Alternate Thursdays: 9.30am to 11.30am at the Tourist Information Centre, 29 Main Street, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2AE9.30am to 11.30am at Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Offices, Colvend, Grassington, BD23 5LB To book an appointment, email email@example.com or call 01969 652350 by 12 noon the day before. Northern Area surgery Richmondshire, Eden and the South Lakeland parishes of Garsdale, Dent and Sedbergh. Alternate Wednesdays: 2pm to 4pm at Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Offices, Yoredale, Bainbridge, Leyburn, DL8 3EL11am to 12 noon at The Yard, Orton, CA10 3RQ2pm to 4pm at Sedbergh Community Office, 72 Main Street, Sedbergh, LA10 5AD To book an appointment, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01969 652349 by 12 noon the day before. Please note that planning officers cannot take telephone calls at these venues. If you need to speak to a planning officer contact the planning service.