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Planning applications and pre-application advice

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Planning application forms and fees, advice and guidance, how to search and comment on planning applications.

You can apply for planning permission online via the Planning Portal website; alternatively you can print and return one of our application forms.
The Planning and Development Committee meets regularly to consider major planning applications and decisions.
Planning applications received in the past four weeks are available to download.
Fees payable for planning applications and pre-application advice.
We welcome the views of local residents and interest groups on planning applications.
Building Regulations and Town and Country Planning are completely separate and you may need to make two applications, including paying two separate fees.
Advice regarding public speaking at the Planning and Development Committee.
The procedure for Listed Building Consent is similar to that for planning permission. Currently no fee is payable.


Contact Details

Ipswich Borough Council,
Development Management,
3W Grafton House,
15-17 Russell Road,

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01473 432913