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  Planning and Building Control - FAQ

How to comment / object on an application

What can I comment on?

All comments we receive about a planning application will be considered, but only planning issues can be taken into account.

These include:

  • loss of light or privacy
  • overshadowing of your home
  • highway safety
  • traffic and parking issues
  • noise
  • amenity
  • wildlife
  • historic buildings
  • conservation
  • design
  • appearance of the development.

Issues which cannot be taken into account, include:

  • loss of view
  • effect on property values
  • private rights
  • boundary disputes
  • construction noise.

How can I object /comment?

You must put your comments/objections in writing you can:

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