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Make comments on applications

Make comments on applications

To comment on a planning application online you need to register onto the Public Access Portal then follow these steps:

  • use the 'simple' or 'advanced' search function to find an application
  • enter the post code, road, application reference number or first line of the address in the search field
  • select the application (with a blue 'comment' icon to the side of it) you are looking to comment on or object to from the results list
  • once selected, check the details of the application and click the 'Make a comment' button
  • select either 'Councillor' or 'Member of public' 
  • select either 'Object', 'Support' or 'Neutral' 
  • add your comments
  • submit your comment or objection

Please note that once submitted, your comments (including your details) will be published onto the portal.


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