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Search and comment on planning applications

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Weekly list

Check to see the most recent planning applications we've received

Apply for permission

Get help and guidance and then apply online

Who needs permission?

Find out if you need planning permission for your proposed works


Preserving and enhancing the historic environment including conservation areas and listed buildings

Decision Register Archive

View the weekly Register of Decisions issued by year

Trees and hedgerows

Details regarding Tree Preservation Orders and the removal of hedgerows

Planning Handbook 2016

Planning Handbook 2016 for guidance on Planning and economic development

Discharge of conditions on planning approvals

Commencement of development prior to the discharge of relevant conditions will render the development unlawful and could lead to formal enforcement action by the Council

Reporting alleged breaches

How to report unauthorised development


Find out about the appeal process

Section 106 Agreements

Planning obligations, also known as Section 106 Agreements are legal agreements made between local authorities and developers


You may need to apply to display an advertisement on the front of, or outside, your property

Footpath diversion orders

How to apply to divert, extinguish and stop up footpaths and bridleways to allow development to proceed

Design Review Panel for Devon

The Design Review Panel for Devon provides an opportunity for developers and local authorities alike to have access to some of the best built environment practitioners in the region

Demolishing a building

In most cases you will not need to apply for planning permission to knock down a building

Local Enforcement Plan

Mobile Operators Network

Annual network update plans of all mobile operators

Planning Charter

Performance standards

Recent quarterly performance standards

Planning Committee dates and agendas

Pre-application advice

Our pre-application advice can save time, cost and frustration

Devon County Council - planning

Devon County Council - Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS)