Viewing Applications

The online planning application register is provided for you to search for planning applications submitted since 1974. It is also possible to search by many other fields including Decision Dates, Appeals Dates (for applications received after 1988 only), Agents and Applicants Names (for applications received after 1988 only), Application Category (for applications received after 1993 only) and other useful fields. Please use the help provided if you have any problems.

Full details of the applications are provided including key dates, decision and appeal information, consultation and constraint data and the current applications status. The 10-stage status field is provided to help you establish where you are in the planning process. Please visit Development Control pages of the site for further details on the planning process.

Facilities also exist within the register to make online comments, view committee reports and link to an online map of the site.

Planning status

  • Received - Application received in the department
  • Valid - Application is valid
  • Pending - Case Officer allocated to application
  • Pending - Consults Despatched, Awaiting Reply - When initial consultation letters are sent to neighbours or consultee
  • Pending - Site Visit Completed - Date of site visit undertaken
  • Pending - Additional Info/Amendments Requested - When amended plans are requested by case officer
  • Pending - Additional Info/Amendments Received - When amended plans are received by case officer
  • Pending - Draft Recommendation Completed - When draft recommendation is passed to Principal Planner
  • Pending - Awaiting Committee Meeting - When a committee meeting date is agreed for the application
  • The decision - Once an application is given a decision it will appear in the status

How can I comment on applications?

The views of local people are very important and are taken seriously by the council when it looks at planning applications. We welcome your comments, whether you support or oppose a particular planning application see Comments on a planning application

Choosing Applications To View

View planning applications by selecting one of the options below.

You can select applications based on criteria by entering any combination of dates and requirements. Alternatively, you may choose to select all outstanding application or all West Northants Development Corporation Applications (WNDC).