Apply for Planning Permission


Preparing your Application

You will need to provide us with enough information for us to be able to fully understand your proposals. Read about the information needed with your application, and how to prepare files to make your application online.

Apply Online

Click on the link below to go to the Planning Portal website. Register your details, if you haven't done so before, and log in.


The Planning Portal offers comprehensive online help as you make your application. If you are still unsure of anything, Contact Planning and Building Control Services.

Apply on Paper

If you wish, paper forms are available to download.

Application Fees

Fee payments for applications submitted through the planning portal can be made using the portal’s financial transaction service. 

For applications submitted by post, we accept payment by card over the phone. We also accept payment by bank transfer, by prior arrangement. Please call 0115 8764447.

We do not accept payment for planning application fees by cash or cheque.

You can download a current list of all fees from the following link.


Contact Us

Planning and Building Control LH Box 5 Loxley House Station Street Nottingham NG2 3NG United Kingdom Email: planning@nottinghamcity.gov.uk
Tel: 0115 876 4447
Online Contact Form

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