Copies of planning documents and decisions

You can download most planning decisions and documents (from October 2002 onwards) for free using the online planning register.

Accessible versions of documents

If you have any problems viewing or accessing planning documents on the online planning register, please contact the planning team for assistance. In line with our Equality and Diversity policy, any information that can help us improve the accessibility or usability of our systems is welcome and will be carefully considered.

Access to Planning Application documents between August 1974-2002 are free of charge, if we are able to send via email. Please send any requests for electronic copies-only to

Please note that we do not hold any planning documents dated before 1974. 

Charges are only applicable if a paper copy is requested and there is no other means of supplying this information.

Cost for paper documents

Otherwise, the following charges apply:

  • planning decision - £16.50
  • A4 paper or drawing - 60p
  • A3 paper or drawing - 80p
  • A2 paper or drawing - £3.30
  • A1 paper or drawing - £3.30

We'll send you the documents as soon as possible and within 20 working days.

You can request and pay for paper copies of planning documents using the link to the form below. Initially you will be asked to create a MyAccount (if you don't already have one) which will enable you to track progress of your application. The following is to request paper copies-only:

Request and pay for paper copies of planning documents