Comment on or view a planning application

Find current and approved planning applications for minerals, waste and county council developments and find out how to speak at a committee meeting.

We only manage planning applications that relate to:

  • minerals
  • waste
  • county council developments such as schools or fire stations

For other planning applications contact your local district or borough council.

Find a planning application

Search for:

  • planning applications  (Please note: the search field does not recognise symbols, use plain text or numbers)

Current and approved planning applications determined by us are held on our planning register.

Not all documents and plans for applications submitted before December 2005 are available. If you require information that's not available please email

Comment on a planning application

There are three ways to comment on a planning application.

Select 'view full details' on any current application accessed form our planning search page and use the online representation form. The comments box online is limited to 1900 characters, if your representation is likely to contain more characters please submit by email or post.

Send a comment by email to: Please provide your name and address.

Please send your comments by post to: The Planning Section, Strategic Development, Suffolk County Council, 5th Floor Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP1 2BX. Please provide your name and address

Speak at a committee meeting

Some planning applications are decided on at the Development and Regulation Committee.

Dates of upcoming meetings are published on the Development and Regulation Committee page. Follow our guidance on public speaking at meetings if you want to comment on an application.

More information

Email for further information or advice.

Telephone: 01473 265066

Our postal address is:

Suffolk County Council Planning Section,
Strategic Development,
5th Floor - Endeavour House,
8 Russell Road,
Ipswich. IP1 2BX