Look at and track planning applications

Find applications in your area and look at weekly lists of new applications, decisions and appeals.

Find a specific application

If you have a planning application number, you can look at the application and related documents by searching.

Search for planning applications

at Planning Online.

You can track applications and set up email alerts at Planning Online. Find out about using the Planning Online website.

Find planning applications in your area

You can find planning applications near a specific postcode using the PlanningFinder website. This is an external website and we aren’t responsible for the content.

You can also look at our weekly lists of applications:

If you want to look at older lists, use the Weekly/Monthly Lists search on our Planning Online site.

Other ways to look at applications

You can make an appointment to:

  • look at historical planning applications and documents in person

Appointments are available on Wednesdays between 9.30am and 4.30pm at The City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR.

To make an appointment, contact us at customerservices.ptsd@bristol.gov.uk or 0117 922 3000.

Look at planning appeals

To see a list of appeals that are in progress, use the Appeals Search on our Planning Online website. To search for appeals:

  • in the Appeal Status box, choose Appeal in progress
  • select Search at the bottom of the page

To see the planning application the appeal is for, select an appeal and then select Related Cases. You can look at appeal documents by going to the original planning application and then selecting Documents.