How to make, search and track planning applications, plus advice, guidance and more.

Search, track and comment on applications

Get up-to-date information on planning applications and see how an application is progressing

Making a planning application

Find out if you need planning permission, how to make an application and how to apply online

Nearby planning applications

Current and previous planning applications in your neighbourhood

Local Plan

The local plan is a blueprint for how the area might develop in the future

Building control

Information about building regulations and online forms


What happens when building work is carried out without planning permission

Trees, listed buildings and conservation

Find information on protected trees, listed buildings and conservation areas

Street naming and numbering

How to name a street or property

The Self-Build Register

A register of individuals and groups of individuals who want to build or have their own home built