Planning and Building Standards

Top tasks

Find out if you are entitled to permitted development rights or require planning permission and what to do next.
Apply online or download the forms and guidance to apply for planning permission
Get more information about and track the progress of planning and building standards applications, and leave your comments on current applications
How to find out about planning decisions and how to register for our planning alert service
Apply online or download the forms and guidance to make an application
View the list of planning applications validated this week
View the policies, maps and guidance in the LDP - the local planning framework for our area
Find useful planning contacts
Find useful building standards contacts

Design Awards 2020

The Argyll and Bute Sustainable Design Awards 2022 are now open for applications. Find out more about the awards, categories and how to apply here - Sustainable Design Awards 2022