Finding out about Planning Applications

You can use the Planning Portal on the City of Edinburgh website to search for information on planning and building warrant applications.  You can examine plans and read all the documentation. If you have any difficulty finding what you want, or if you want our advice about submitting an objection, contact us with the details. The City Council issues weekly Planning Bulletins listing new applications and decisions.

  If you are trying to find details of a current or recent planning application, you can look up the Council Weekly Lists of planning applications or decisions online here.   However, if you know the address, it is usually easier to search using the Council’s “Simple Search”  facility here.   You can search by the application reference number or the address of the property.  If you don’t  know the street number, just enter the name of the street and scroll through the list.   The advantage of getting the information from the Weekly Lists is that the closing date for comments is stated and the Case Officer’s email address and phone number are also