Our planning service helps to shape the future of Stoke-on-Trent. We help business to grow and expand. We help people build new homes, schools and community facilities. We protect the environment and heritage and make sure people don’t carry out development that causes harm.
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Applying for Planning Permission
Local Planning Policies
Our planning policies help to shape the future of the city’s towns, buildings and spaces. They help us to make good quality and consistent planning decisions. All our planning policies are available for you to view online by following this link.
Compliments, comments and complaints
The information on our website is not a complete record of the statutory planning register. For example, certain information may be withheld from web publication where it is sensitive or confidential. Access to the full content of planning applications is available at the council offices.