Do you need planning permission for wooden cabin kits?
It really depends on many things such as the size your cabin going to be and what you are using the cabin for there are many cases where you will not require planning permission but may need building control approval.
As a general rule the differences between building control and planning permission is if your log cabin is going to be a residential home where some one is going to permanently living, then it is very likely that planning permission will be needed. Where as building control regulations is an approval and safeguard of any construction work and that it is carried out is in accordance with all building regulation that are currently in force today.
It is always best to check as the location of your cabin could make a difference to whether you need building control or planning permission.