Planning and Building Standards

There are changes to this service please check our Coronavirus pages for the latest situation. 

  • We are moving to 2-weekly bin collections from Monday 6th April where your general waste and recycling will be collected at the same time - find out more details here
  • All civic amenity sites (recycling centres) are currently closed
  • All public toilets are currently closed
  • There are changes to the processing of planning and building standards applications

Top tasks

Find out if you are entitled to permitted development rights or require planning permission and what to do next.
Apply online or download the forms and guidance to apply for planning permission
Get more information about and track the progress of planning and building standards applications, and leave your comments on current applications
How to find out about planning decisions and how to register for our planning alert service
Apply online or download the forms and guidance to make an application
View the list of planning applications validated this week
View the policies, maps and guidance in the LDP - the local planning framework for our area
Find useful planning contacts