Town Planning Terms & Conditions

General Terms and Conditions


Applicants - Publication of Data


Details of applications for planning permission/building control approval will be published online, including, details of the applicant’s name and address (but no other personal data) and any plans and supporting documents in support of the said application.

General Public - Viewing Data, Submitting Comments, Copyright


The Department of Town Planning and Building Control seeks to comply with all statutory requirements, including the Data Protection Act 2004, in all its transactions; however, the information available online may not be an up to date record of all the most recent documentation or correspondence received. Documents and comments 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 regarding planning applications and posted on this website are those of the contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views, comments and materials of the Department of Town Planning and Building Control or any of its employees, officers, members, contractors or agents. The Department of Town Planning and Building Control reserves the right to remove or edit inappropriate, inaccurate or offensive comments about an applicant and/or the relevant application. Members of the public should therefore refrain from making personal references in respect of the applicant or third parties or comments which may be defamatory or breach data protection legislation.

Plans, drawings and material submitted to the Department of Town Planning and Building Control are protected by copyright law. Members of the public may only use material which is downloaded and/or printed for consultation purposes, to compare current applications with previous schemes and to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with approved plans. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the relevant copyright owner(s).

Disclaimer


The information on this website does not constitute legal or professional advice and the Department of Town Planning and Building Control cannot accept any liability for any loss arising in any way whatsoever out of the use of its sites. Moreover, the Department of Town Planning and Building Control cannot be held responsible for the data policies, procedures or contents of any other websites referenced by or linked to from its own website.