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Planning and building standards

Planning applications

Search current planning applications and decisions.

Find out what work needs planning permission.

Some small building work might not need planning permission. This is known as permitted development.

Apply online for planning permission.

Find out how to comment on planning applications.

If you're unhappy with your planning decision, you have the right to appeal or ask for a local review.

We have a duty officer available in our Spiersbridge office from 8.45am to 1pm, Monday to Friday.

Find out about planning laws to help protect our trees and woodland.

Find out how to make a high hedge application if it's blocking light to your house or garden.

You must carry out a public consultation before you submit a planning application for national or major developments.

Report online work that's taken place without permission.

View our service standards and performance information.

Find copies of forms and documents not available on ePlanning Scotland.

This is a process to find out the likely environmental impact of a proposed development.

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