Find current planning applications

Search, view and comment on planning applications.

IN THIS ARTICLE

  • How to find planning applications
  • View planning applications we have received in the last week
  • View applications we have decided in the last week

If you experience any issues when you attempt to search for planning applications, please be aware that we undertake essential maintenance at 6.15am and 5.30pm every day. The service will be briefly unavailable during this time. Please try again in a few minutes.

If you know the reference or address:Planning applications are available to view on our website. This includes all plans and supporting documents.

Please note: If you are using Internet Explorer or Microsoft edge, you may experience an issue using our planning search service at the moment. This follows a recent update issued by Microsoft to all of their users . We would advise anyone wanting to use this service to use a different web browser such as Google Chrome, Safari or FireFox.

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Alternatively, use the map to view:

  • Planning applications
  • Listed buildings
  • Conservation areas
  • Tree preservation orders
  • Controls over alterations (Article 4)
  • Restrictions on development
  • Section 106 Agreements

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You can also find old planning applications. What's this?

Comment on an application

Please note: The next Agents Forum Meeting is on 12th September at 6pm in Rowan House.

Applications received

The following are planning applications that we have received within the last week. If you have submitted an application recently, it will appear in next week's list.

View Applications

If you have submitted an application and it doesn't appear on the list, it could mean that we haven't received it or there is a delay registering your application.

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Applications decided

The following are planning applications that we have decided within the last week.

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Terms and Conditions

The plans, drawings and material have been submitted to us in order to apply for planning permission. They are protected by the Copyright Acts (Section 47, Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988).

Information will be held on our system and is available for public viewing via the website. This is for consultation purposes only.

Copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner (i.e. the applicants or their agent).

We make every effort to maintain the accuracy of the information on this website but cannot accept responsibility for and disclaims all responsibility for any loss or damage which may arise from the use of the information provided.

When you make a comment or objection to a planning application we will ask for your name, address and contact details. Some of this information will be made available to the public in the interests of transparency and this will include your name and address but not your personal contact details (email, phone contacts). For further information please go to www.colchester.gov.uk/privacy.