Comment on an application of interest, make your own application / appeal or view development plans for your community
The Development Management, Planning Policy, Highways Development Control and Building Control Services will all be working remotely for the foreseeable future. This will have some impact on service delivery.
Newly submitted applications of any kind will experience a delay in registration.
This is likely to be up to 3 weeks or more.
Please note that we cannot process paper applications please submit via the portal or the e-mail inboxes below.
All services will endeavour to progress existing work.
If you have a query please try and submit this via email directly to the officer. If you do not know the officer’s email address please use the following address: For planning matters email firstname.lastname@example.org, for Policy matters email email@example.com, for building regulations email firstname.lastname@example.org and for highway development email email@example.com
We are currently transitioning to a new case management system this will mean that there will be a delay to information in relation to planning applications submitted after 2nd May 2022 being available to view on the website. This is a temporary situation and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have a query please submit via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone to 01352 703331
Click the link above to start a search for planning applications.
This page contains links to key information about the preparation for and operation of the Examination of the LDP and will be updated as and when necessary.
The consultation will give you the opportunity to view the plan and make representations.
Significant change to drainage requirements will impact new developments from January 2019
View the broad approach that the LDP intends to take in order to ensure that development in the County takes place in a sustainable way.
Flintshire County Council
All development proposals will take account of Supplementary Planning Guidance where relevant
Informal advice to help plan and shape development proposals, identify relevant considerations and advise if schemes are likely or not to get planning permission.
Apply online, download forms, view fees and advice on what to include.
View plans, documents, decisions and make your comments online
When we can take action, what we can or cannot do and how to report a suspected breach or appeal an enforcement notice
View decisions or obtain copies, how we make decisions, types of decision and what happens afterwards
Find out if you need planning permission and what else you should consider
View the Flintshire Unitary Development Plan and other planning policies
View the Flintshire Local Development Plan which is currently being prepared
Development that affects a listed building may require approval
Conservation area locations and restrictions that apply
What tree preservation orders mean and how to apply for consent.
Establish whether an existing/proposed use or development is lawful
View the register of submitted Candidate Sites
How to appeal if you don't agree with a planning or enforcement decision.
Advice on resolving high hedge disputes and making a complaint.
Land charges - Including planning permissions, tree preservation orders, grants, conservation areas and enforcement notices
18 summary Topic Papers on a range of issues and topics.