The following planning policies and websites provide helpful advice.
To find out about making changes to your property, the City of Edinburgh Council policies:
Guidelines for Householders
Guidance on Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas
To find out about Listed Buildings and whether your building is listed:
To find out about the characteristics of the Portobello Conservation Area & see a map showing the boundaries of the conservation area, download the Portobello Conservation Area Character Appraisal revised in 2016:
To find out information about Tree Preservation Orders and the rules for the protection of trees within conservation areas: