Planning and building control

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Find out how to apply for planning and building control permission, search for application information and get advice. You can also see information on listed buildings and find out about the Local Plan.

Representations on planning applications: We are currently receiving a large number of comments on planning applications. If you have sent in a comment and it has not yet been published on our site, please be assured that we are working as quickly as possible to get all representations published.

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Appeal against a planning decision

Planning applications

How we decide on planning applications

Heritage and conservation

Planning policy and the new Local Plan

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Infrastructure Funding Statement

Additional information

► Building Regulations - your questions answered | ► Weekly List of planning applications | ► Latest Planning Committee decisions | ► Planning Portal  | ► Essex planning Officers Association