This section contains information about planning regulations, applications, appeals, developments and building control.
Planning applications are now available to view online via our interactive online planning system. There are no longer paper copies available to view at the Town Hall. If you wish to view an application, there are computer kiosks in the Town Hall reception area for residents to use.
Apply for Permission Online
The simplest way to submit a planning application is online via the Planning Portal. Registration is easy and you can complete your application form, upload supporting documents and pay fees online.
The benefits of applying online include:
- You can work on your applications in draft before submission
- Immediate delivery and acknowledgement
- Savings on postage and printing costs
- Online help function when completing applications
- Online record of your completed applications
If you prefer you can complete your application form online and submit supporting documents and fees by post.
Please note a planning application cannot be progressed until all the necessary supporting information and the appropriate fee is received.
View Current Applications and Appeals
You can view the progress of current applications and appeals and view past decisions. You can search by application number, address or via a map.
Use our Online Mapping service to find out information about a particular building, including the relevant planning constraints, such as whether it is listed.