Planning and buildings

Search for a planning application

Search for a planning application

Access all applications received since 2001, including major developments. Comment on any current applications.

Supporting, Objecting or Commenting.

Supporting, Objecting or Commenting.

Information and guidance on supporting, objecting or commenting on planning applications.

Interactive planning map

Interactive planning map

View the planning map to check the status of applications in your local area, along with other key planning constraints.

Make a planning application

Planning applications - apply online

You can apply online here for your planning application through the planning portal.

Do I need planning permission?

Information and advice

Interactive guidance to help you find out if permission is required; find out about our householder request service.

Local Plan

Local Plan

Planning applications have to be decided in line with the relevant local planning authority's Development Plan - find out more here.

The planning process explained

The planning process explained

Find out what happens to your planning application once it's been submitted to us and how long the process takes.

A guide to building regulations

Building control

Advice and guidance on building regulations, if consent is required for new buildings, extensions and alterations.

We are 'Open for Business'

Dedicated planning support if you are thinking of starting a new business, growing an existing business, or moving or expanding in the area.

Conservation of the built environment

Advice on the conservation of the region's historic built environment which includes buildings of special architectural interest.

Local development

Find out about the future development of the area in which you live.

Local Land searches

Information on why you need to carry out a local land charges search, the cost and how to submit a search.

Application forms

Use this section to download householder planning application forms and other forms.

Last updated: 2nd April 2015

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