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

Brunel House, 2nd Floor, Bazaar Wing

Bristol City Council, PO Box 3176

Bristol, BS3 9FS

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Visit Brunel House - we operate appointment only visits to this office. Please telephone to make an appointment.

Visiting address:
Brunel House
St George's Road
Bristol
BS1 5UY

Email: development.management@bristol.gov.uk

Tel: 0117 922 3000