View and comment on a planning application

What you can comment on

You can comment on the following:

  • Layout and density of buildings
  • Overshadowing, overlooking and loss of privacy
  • Appearance and character of the development
  • Traffic generation, highway safety, parking
  • Noise disturbance or other loss of amenities
  • Relevant planning policies

Avoid reference to matters that are irrelevant to planning such as:

  • Boundary disputes, covenants or other property rights
  • Personal remarks
  • Reduction in property values
  • Loss of private view over the land
  • Matters dealt with under other laws (e.g. licensing)

The above are examples. This list is not exhaustive.  

Last updated: 24/01/2017 08:53

Was this page helpful?

Was this page helpful?

To contact us about a service, please use our online contact form.