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Search For and Comment on a Planning Application

You can use the Search Page to find a planning decision or to comment upon newly submitted planning applications by using the “Comment on this application” link found within each application.

By clicking on the planning application search link you are agreeing to the following:


Plans, drawings and material submitted to the council are protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. The documents are reproduced here under Section 47 of the Act, "Material open to public inspection or on official registers".


Downloadable documents from this site are available as Adobe PDF documents.  To read PDF documents you need to to have a PDF reader software installed on your computer.   Reference to the Adobe PDF reader should not be interpreted as an endorsement of this particular product.


  • Visit Adobe.com to download the latest version of Adobe PDF Reader for Windows, Mac, Linux, Solaris or Android.
  • There are also a number of free apps available from the iTunes store for reading PDFs on Apple mobile devices.


Note that you do not need the Yahoo Toolbar or Adobe Photoshop Starter Edition to use Adobe Reader so these boxes can be unticked and it will not affect your Adobe Reader installation.


You may only use material that is downloaded and/or printed for the following

  • consultation purposes

  • to compare current applications with previous schemes

  • to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with approved plans

You must not use this material for other purposes or make further copies without the prior permission of the copyright owner (architect, designer, applicant, ordnance survey etc.). You indemnify the Council of any claims made in relation to your use of this information including but not limited to copyright and or as a result of it being accessed, downloaded or viewed.


(The planning application search will be unavailable daily from 2:00am to 5:30am in order to perform updates)


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