From 7 January 2013 customers seeking planning advice within the South Downs National Park Authority will be able to seek Pre Application advice . Details of their service can be found at www.southdowns.gov.uk/planning/pre-application
From 1st April 2012, The South Downs National Park will be adminstering all planning applications in the area of the Park that falls within the Arun District Council area
If you submit your application on line through the Planning Portal, this will be routed automatically to the SDNPA.
If you don’t wish to submit your application on line please contact the SDNPA by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 01730 234417. Further advice is available on the SDNPA web site by clicking here.
Enter your postcode into the 'Do I live in the National Park?' search on the South Downs National Park website to find out if your property, or application site, lies within the boundary of the South Downs National Park.
Please go to the SDNPA Planning website, where you can search for planning applications that have been submitted from anywhere within the South Downs National Park boundary. You can search in a variety of different ways, including between specific dates, or within a specific local authority area, or for applications received and validated or decisions issued. You will be able to view the documents held for each planning application.