Search, view and comment on current planning applications
Planning applications can be viewed online on the Public Access Planning Register. Please note that to save searches, receive notifications and track applications, you must first create an account on the Register..
Creating an account
On the Public Access Planning Register, click on the 'Register' button and complete the registration form. An email with a verification link will be sent to the address you entered. Click on the link to complete the registration and login to your account.
Save searches: save your search criteria to use again. This works for all searches including simple, advanced and maps searches.
Notifications: you can be notified of any new applications which match your search criteria - useful for keeping track of nearby applications which may affect you.
Track applications: you can be notified of any changes to the status of application - useful to find out when a decision is reached or an appeal made.
Simple search: allows you to search quickly for an application or appeal entering the postcode, part of the address or application reference number.
Advanced search: allows you to search for an application, appeal or enforcement by using more specific criteria, e.g. date range.
Map search - use the zoom/pan controls to move around the map to find applications in your area.
Please note that the map search has been temporarily turned off. We are doing our best to resolve this matter as soon as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience this has caused.
For more information see guidance notes below.
Telecommunications (mast) applications
You can search for any telecommunications related proposals on the Telecommunications register.
Plans, drawings and material submitted to the council are protected by the Copyright Acts 1988 Act (section 47). You may only use material which is downloaded and/or printed for consultation purposes, to compare current applications with previous schemes and to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with the approved plans. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner, (the applicant/agent/architect).