Planning Portal

The Planning Portal is the UK Governement's online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales.

Gloucestershire County Council Applications

To view Gloucestershire County Council applications, please visit:

View Planning Applications

Public Access - Planning

Public Access is an Internet service which allows users to view details of planning applications. Using this service you can:

  • Monitor the progress of applications
  • View a weekly list of received and validated applications
  • View some details of historic applications
  • View some details of appeals
  • Search for decisions
  • Submit comments online (Please note your address will be displayed online)

Important Information

Please note that when making comments on a planning applications online your address will be shown on this website, along with your comment relating to the application.

The information available for viewing planning applications via the website may not be an up to date record of all the most recent correspondence which has been received. Documents are uploaded as soon as possible, however, there may be on occasion a delay as the information could be needed for the case officer to progress the case.

The views, comments and material contained in the public comments/representations made on planning applications and posted on this website are those of the contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views, comments and materials of the Forest of Dean District Council or any of its employees, officers, members, contractors or agents.

Copyright notice

Plans, drawings and material submitted to the council are protected by the Copyright Act (Section 47, 1988 Act). You may only download or print material for consultation purposes. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner (the applicant/ agent/ architect). You may, however, make copies of decision notices and reports provided the copies are not altered in any way.

You cannot make copies of any Ordnance Survey (OS) plans on the online system and submit these with a planning application. To do so would breach our OS licence.

The database contains data which has been converted from a previous system and does not reflect all the records that are held. There is a limited amount of information available on applications before 2004 and the accuracy of this information cannot be guaranteed. Documents relating to applications submitted before October 2005 will not be available. You should not rely on information from this site as an alternative to traditional Land Charges Searches. We cannot accept any liability or responsibility if you choose to rely on the information provided through searching the database and find that it is incorrect or incomplete.

If for any reason you suspect that the information is incorrect please email and we will investigate the matter as soon as possible.

Problems with Public Access

If you experience any problems with the Public Access system please contact the Council on 01594 810000.