You can search for planning applications to see the full details of applications, any restrictions in place and attached documents, such as drawings.

You can also create a Public Access account which lets you save searches, comment on applications and track their progress.

Find out how to set up a Public Access account

Please report any problems with the system by emailing

How to search for an application

You can search by:

  • a specific application
  • postcode
  • street
  • relevant dates
  • the name of the person who made the application
  • the status of the application, such as ‘approved’

If you want to comment on an application, check the guidance on how to comment on a planning application first.

Search for a planning application

Copyright notice

Images of plans, drawings and other application material are available on Public Access for inspection purposes as outlined in section 47 of the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1988 so that they can be inspected at a more convenient time or place.

Unless the 1988 Act provides relevant exception to copyright, the plans, drawings and other material on this site should not be copied without prior permission of the copyright owner.