Planning & Development


The appeal hearing for Dolphin Quay (planning application reference APP/14/00510), scheduled for Thursday 20th November, has been postponed by the Planning Inspectorate until further notice.


Development Management (Planning)

Information and advice about planning applications, planning permissions, pre applications and charges

Land Charges

Land & property searches, fees and advice.
•    Land Charges, searches and fees

Planning Services

Planning Portal (external website)  
Search, view and submit planning applications online. The Planning Portal is the UK Government's online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales.

Planning Maps (external website) 
Purchase maps online to accompany planning applications.

Customer Services Reception Desk (Drop in)
Planning/Development Control Queries: ask at the Customer Services desk for general enquiries.  It is advisable to telephone ahead if you think you will require assistance from a member of the Planning team.

Building Control Queries: Building Control Officers are available prior to 10 am and for a short time after 3 pm.  It is advisable to make your enquiry by telephone in the first instance.

Planning Officer (Appointment only)
Speak to the case officer about a current application.
Seek planning advice prior to submitting an application.  
Research specific property history.