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Using the Planning Portal is the preferred way to submit your application to us.

Registration is easy and you can complete your application form, buy site location plans and upload supporting documents. Help and support is available.
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


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Your privacy


We are registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office for the purposes of processing personal data, which we do in accordance with EU and UK data protection law.  For details of how we do this in the building control service please see our privacy statement.  If you have any concerns about how your personal data is handled, please contact the Data Protection Officer at