How to make an appeal on a planning decision

Find out if you can appeal against a planning decision and how to make an appeal.

If you disagree with a planning decision made on your planning application, you can appeal against our decision.

You can’t make an appeal against a decision made on someone else’s planning application.

Find out about making an appeal against a planning decision at GOV.UK.

You can appeal if:

  • we haven’t made a decision on your application within eight weeks and your application is not for a major development
  • we haven’t made a decision on your application within 13 weeks and your application is for a major development
  • your application is refused
  • you disagree with conditions we’ve included as part of our decision on your application

Contact information

Development Management

City Hall

PO Box 3176

Bristol, BS3 9FS

Opening Hours

You'll need to make an appointment to visit us in person. Call us to book an appointment.

Appointments are at:
City Hall
College Green
Bristol
BS1 5TR

Email: development.management@bristol.gov.uk

Tel: 0117 922 3000