Planning Applications

  • Product Overview

    All post 1997 Planning Applications collected from planning registers throughout Great Britain, using local authority weekly planning lists. The data comprises large, small and minor applications and includes records of potential projects gathered from trade publications and tender requests.

  • Product Information

    Available through Envirocheck Export in a range of digital formats; DWG, Shape, DXF, SDF, TAB and GML. Data is delivered within three hours of placing your order. 


  • Product Specification

    Planning applications comprise of planning permission submitted to local authorities. Developments not requiring planning permission are excluded. Large, small and minor applications are split on the basis of estimated project value:

    • Small applications have a value of less than £100,000.
    • Minor applications cover very small works – conservatories, car ports and signs etc.
    • Decisions are tracked for large applications – information for older applications dated before October 2006 may not be available.


  • Features and Benefits

    • Saves time – No need to digitise planning applications by hand.
    • Flexible – Only buy the data you need for your project.
    • Fast – Data is delivered by email download within three hours of placing your order.
    • Quality Assured – The data is collated, classified and geo-coded by Landmark.
    • Comprehensive – Includes large, small and minor applications.
    • Convenient – All data is held in one place, diminishing the need to spend time searching and collating data from several disparate sources.
    • Legal – All data is fully licensed for commercial use, under a single managed licence, with automatic expiry reminders.


  • Applications

    Relevant if you need to understand past and present planning related activity. Provides valuable strategic information for organisations monitoring competitor activity and identifying development opportunities. Planning applications can also be used as precedent to support a case for a planning application.

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