Find and comment on planning applications
Our online planning information system holds records of all planning and building standards applications, appeals and enforcement notices. The links below will help you find what you are looking for in the system. Our guidance notes on using the online planning system are available here to download, or help is available in the system wherever you see the blue question mark .
If you are looking for help or further information, please contact us
The map tab option in our online planning and building standards system is currently not working, so you may not be able to view the application you are interested in on the map while looking at the application details. However, you can still search for application details on a map using this alternative -
Finding applications, appeals and enforcement notices
Search by postcode, address or application number
Search by agent, applicant, ward, community council or date
Search for applications in your area using a map
Search weekly and monthly lists of applications
Commenting on or objecting to applications
You can tell us that you want to object to a planning application, or that you support it.
When you make a comment on a planning application, your comments are recorded against that application, and are made available online to the public. Personal phone numbers, email addresses and signatures will not be displayed with your comments. There is usually a 2-3 working day delay between comments being received by us, and when they appear online. You will have to register with our online planning system to make any comments. Anonymous comments on applications will not be accepted.
How to tell us what you think about planning applications
Once you have registered with our online planning system, Use the "Make a public comment" button when you have found the application in our online planning system:
Guidance on making comments on planning applications
If you are looking to apply for planning permission or a building warrant, or for more information about planning, use the links below to find what you need.