Comment on or view a planning application

Find current and approved planning applications for minerals, waste and county council developments. 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 in the planning register.

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 planning@suffolk.gov.uk.

Comment on a planning application

There are three ways to comment on a planning application.

You can submit an online representation to the planning register. Select the application number to view the details and select 'Comment on this application'.

The comments box online is limited to 32,000 characters. If your representation is likely to contain more characters, please submit by email or post.

Send a comment by email to planning@suffolk.gov.uk.

Please provide your name and address.

Please send your comments by post to:

The Planning Section, Strategic Development
Suffolk County Council
Fifth 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 planning@suffolk.gov.uk for further information or advice.

Telephone: 01473 265066

Our postal address is:

Suffolk County Council Planning Section
Strategic Development
Fifth floor, Endeavour House
8 Russell Road
Ipswich
IP1 2BX