You can apply for planning permission online or you can submit a printed form.
Please check the information on your form is complete and correct and that all the information needed for your submission is included before you submit your application.
We receive a large number of new planning applications which are not valid. This is because of errors on the forms or that information is missing from the submission. Most of these errors are avoidable. Please see the validation requirements information in the documents section below.
It is not possible to apply for some application types online, details of these and forms are available from the Planning Portal.