Planning (Development Management)

Local Validation Criteria Consultation

We are consulting on our Local Validation Criteria. The consultation will close Thursday 2 November 2023.

Information and how to fill in the consultation form

Important Update

We currently have a backlog of applications and therefore validation is taking up to 4-5 weeks. If all the required information is present and accurate on an application it will be backdated to the working day it was received

We are currently unable to receive new pre-application enquiries, but for existing pre-application enquiries and general enquiries the team can be contacted via

If anyone wants to submit an application / notification then it is strongly advised that this is done via the Planning Portal and any representations to planning applications / notifications should be sent via Planning Public Access or email

If you have an issue relating to a breach of planning control please complete the online form.

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