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Welcome to the Planning & Building Information Centre This section provides information about Planning & Building Control Services in your area. Here you will be able to find out about the planning process, Colchester's planning policy and the Council's Building Control Service. You can also make use of our online application and search facilities, providing you adhere to our Terms and Conditions, and pdf icon House Rules [18kb]