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Major electrical work is taking place across council offices this weekend.

Many systems including the website, telephones and planning applications will be unavailable between 5:00pm on Friday 10 July and 6:00pm on Sunday 12 July.

We apologise for the inconvenience.


Planning weekly lists

​Planning applications received and decided by the council and appeals received and decided by the Planning Inspectorate.

Search planning applications

Our online planning information service provides details of current and historic planning applications. ​

Common land and village greens

Information about commons and village greens

Community infrastructure levy

A CIL allows councils to raise funds from developers carrying out building projects in their area for spending on infrastructure such as new schools, open space or public transport.

Development control

How we regulate land use and new building

Infrastructure funding for housing development

Details of funding programmes to accelerate and unlock housing sites.

Land use proposals

Planning policies are used to help assess planning applications, guide future development and co-ordinate private investment.

Local plans

Planning policies for the area

National infrastructure projects

Large projects such as power stations, pylon lines, railways, large wind farms, reservoirs, harbours, airports and sewerage treatment works

Neighbourhood planning

Changes to the planning system that give people new rights to shape the future of their local areas

Nuclear legacy

Information about Oldbury nuclear power station

Planning appeals

​There are several types of planning appeals. All appeals are dealt with by the Planning inspectorate.

Planning applications

Advice and guidance on making or reviewing a planning application

Planning policies

Our major planning policies

Urban design

We are committed to the promotion of high quality design. ​