View or Comment on a Planning Application

View or Comment on a Planning Application

We are aware that members of the public cannot view documents on the planning applications pages of the Council's website.

We have brought this matter to the attention of the council's software provider and we are working with them to try to resolve this matter as soon as possible.

Planning applications can be viewed via the following link:

Planning Applications 

Any individual, group or organisation can comment on an application under consideration by the us during the consultation period.

To comment online you must register on the public access portal. It only takes a couple of minutes and will also allow you to track applications and save searches.

Once registered, please follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to your account Select 'Search>Planning>Simple search' and find the application you wish to comment on
  2. On the right side of the page select 'Make a comment'
  3. Enter your comments
  4. Select 'Submit'

To comment by post, please write to the following address and include the following:

  • the name and address of the sender
  • the reference number of the application
  • the address of the site
  • your comments

Material Planning Considerations

For information about the matters a Planning Officer can take into account in deciding a planning application can be found on the Planning Portal.