Bird boxes should be erected out of reach of predators, at a height of 1.5 to 5 metres. They are best directed facing between south-east and north to avoid direct sunlight and heavy rain.
Advice about planning conditions
Discharge of condition – bird boxes
To discharge bird box conditions from your planning permission, apply and pay using the Planning Portal website
Applications need to show:
- detailed drawings or product specifications of the boxes
- proposed locations of boxes
- how many boxes will be installed