Planning application for an office block at the Paddington Central scheme in London, UK, has been submitted to the local council.

The final phase of the £600m development, designed by Allies & MORRISON, involves the construction of two buildings on a 35,000m² site.

The 160,000m² Paddington Central Scheme is a multiphase development project that was granted outline planning permission in 2000 by Westminster City Council.

The planning application has been submitted in the reserved matters category, which pertains to the design and external appearance of the structure.

A decision is expected to be made by early 2010.

Development Securities, which has submitted the planning application, is a UK-based property development company.