How to appeal a planning application decision

If we refuse permission or impose conditions, we will provide written reasons.  If you are unhappy or unclear about the reasons or the conditions imposed, contact us using the details below.

If you disagree with a decision we have made you can lodge an appeal.  However, there are no third party rights of appeal - so if you have objected to a planning application and it is approved by us then you cannot appeal that decision.

Only applicants or their appointed agents can appeal.

For information on the different types of appeal and to start the process please visit the Planning Inspectorate.