Search for a planning application

Please note that there may be a delay between an application being received and being published on our website.

The following documents are available to view online:

  • planning decisions since May 1992

  • application forms and plans since 1 November 2005

  • comments since 1 June 2012

Documents prior to this are not available to view online.

Before you comment on an application you may want to read how to comment on planning applications.

You will need to use Microsoft Internet Explorer to access the planning application search measuring tool. We are working on an upgrade to support other browsers and this should be available soon.

You'll need to have Java and Adobe Acrobat to read documents on our search.

Our document viewer guide has instructions on using the measuring tool and other interactive features.

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Other searches

To view all planning and building control history relating to a property or piece of land use our planning history search.  If you wish to search for building regulations use the building regulation tracker.