View or make comment on a planning application

The Public Access for Planning System allows you to:

  • search and view planning applications and associated documents
  • comment on current planning applications

Search and view planning applications and associated documents

You can search for planning applications by using the:

  • application reference number (e.g. S/14/0123)
  • address (e.g. Euclid Street)
  • postcode
  • map

You can track a planning application by registering with the site and entering your contact details.

You can view weekly or monthly lists of applications received and decided.

Public access for planning system online 

Planning records from 1970 to 1998

To view copies of public applications registered between the above dates, go to the Planning Records download.

Comment on current planning applications

To comment online, you will need to register with the site by entering your contact details.

Once you have registered and made your comment, you can choose to receive an email acknowledgement by ticking the box at the bottom of the page before you submit.

Public access for planning system online

Your email address will automatically be removed from the information published on our website. To learn more about how your personal information will be used, see our Privacy Notice


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