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Search and track planning applications

Please note: Due to essential maintenance, planning documents will be unavailable on Wednesday 3 September from 7am to 11am.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

You can search, comment or track the progress of planning applications we have received.

Where to find help

Use this link for advice on how to use our planning system.

General information

All documents will be available to view online or at the Area Offices five working days prior to the committee date.

Enforcement register

Visiting the Council Offices to view planning applications

If you are planning to visit the Council’s Offices to view the hard copy of the planning application, you are strongly advised to telephone in advance of travelling, to ensure that the application documentation is available for inspection.

The Customer Service areas at the Chester, Ellesmere Port and Winsford offices have computers available to view planning application details. Large, wall mounted, screens are available for viewing documents in detail. If you need assistance the Customer Services staff are happy to help.

Reporting problems with planning information

Paper copies of the applications will no longer be available to view at The Forum Office in Chester. All applications can be viewed online or screens are available to view in the One Stop Shop areas at the following offices:

Between 8.30am and 4.45pm Monday to Friday.