Planning - Dorset County Council
Dorset County Council - planning applications search
We have a statutory responsibility for dealing with planning applications for county council developments such as schools.
Dorset County Council - Planning application forms
Here are the forms and guidance notes that will assist you in the planning process, including online applications.
Pre-application advice for Dorset County
Customers that intend to submit a planning or other related application are able to seek the informal opinion of a planning officer about the planning merits of the proposal prior to submission.
- High hedges
People are able to take complaints to their district/ borough council about high hedges, provided they have tried and exhausted all other means for resolving their hedge dispute.
- Planning environmental policies
Information on natural environment and planning, also textual documentation of the Dorset landscape.
- Transport Development Management
Highway planning including advice on when planning permission is required and links to relevant information