How to make, search and track planning applications, plus advice, guidance and more.
View current planning applications or see how your application is progressing.
This section will help you find out what permissions and approvals you need to apply for.
You can apply online for planning approval from the Planning Portal.
Advice notes, guidance on the planning process and national and local policies.
36 conservation areas cover about 9% of the city area and protect 19,000 properties.
Forms for customers who know what form they need and cannot apply online.
How to comment on a planning application.
Pre-application service, preparing applications and more.
Planning enforcement deal with cases where development has been carried out without permissions.
Get in touch if you are converting a single dwelling into flats or building a new development.
Report a building or structure if you think it is dangerous.
Engage with council officers and developers through the Corporate Access Forum and influence the design of major regeneration projects.