Planning applications

Information on planning including how to apply, appeal and comment on an application.

Appeal a planning decision

If you're unhappy with your planning decision, you've the right to appeal or ask for a local review.

Apply for planning permission

Apply online for planning permission.

Comment on a planning application

Find out how to comment on planning applications.

Search planning applications

Search current planning applications and decisions.

Do I need planning permission?

Find out what work needs planning permission and what doesn't.

Report a breach of planning control

If you think there's building works going on without permission, you can report this online.

Planning service standards and performance

View our service standards and performance information.

High hedges

You can make a high hedge application if it's blocking light to your house or garden.

Environmental impact assessment

Information about the process to find out the likely environmental impact of a proposed development.

Tree preservation orders

Find out about planning laws to help protect our trees and woodland.