Welcome to Bedford Borough Council

 
Our Services A - Z :
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Contact Planning

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VIEW PLANNING DOCUMENTS and APPLICATIONS

SUBMIT A COMMENT *

CHECK PLANNING HISTORY FROM 1948 TO DATE

CHECK PLANNING CONSTRAINTS ON THE MAP

READ THE 'HOW TO GUIDES' FOR ASSISTANCE WITH ABOVE AND PLANNING PROCESSES

* Please read 'How to Guide' 5 before making a comment

Documents includes: Application correspondence, plans, Decision notices, S106 Agreements, Tree Preservations Orders, Listed Building Descriptions, Enforcement Notices, Appeal Decisions, Officer reports and a link to Policy documents used when making a decision. 

 

Submit a Planning Enquiry

On this page you can check if you need planning permission OR for a response from planning you will need to follow the steps, complete the Planning Advice E-form and pay the fee: Planning advice fee & exemptions list

 

Submit a Planning Application

Please follow the steps on this page and refer to the Validation Lists. How to Guide 6 can assist

 

Make a Planning Enforcement Complaint

Please follow all the steps shown on this page.

 

Enquire about Appeals

Clcik on this link to see information about Appeals and How to Comment

 

Submit a S106 enquiry

Please refer to this page for S106 enquiries (these incur a fee) and information

 

Enquire about CIL

Please also see the following documents

The Development Management Service Plan

Planning Scheme of Delegation

Planning Committee Right to Speak Scheme

 

Click here for Planning Policy and Historic Environment

 

Please see Planning FAQs and Matters not dealt with by Planning

For the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) click on the link above. In 'All Categories' select 'Environment and Planning'. In 'All Sub Catagories' select 'Planning'. Click on Search

 

Staff on the contact details below, can help you navigate online planning information, assist with enquiries, take payments, provide access to documents not online and copies. For anything more specific or for a response from planning you would need to select the relevant form and/or link as detailed above.

Telephone and Email

Available between the hours of 8.45am - 5.15pm (Mon - Thurs) and 8.45am - 5.00pm (Fri)

01234 718068. 

planning@bedford.gov.uk

 

Visit the Customer Service Centre, Horne Lane, Bedford

Opening Hours: 8.45am - 5pm (Mon - Thurs) and 8.45am - 4.45pm (Fri)

 

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Planning Services 4th Floor Borough Hall Cauldwell Street Bedford MK42 9AP

 

Corporate Complaints

If you have a complaint about the Planning Services Department then please go through the Council's Complaints Procedure. If you are still not happy then you can go to the Local Government Ombudsman, who is an independent person that investigates allegations of maladministration causing injustice to the person who has complained.

Don't Miss

Environment

Here you will find information on environmental and planning issues. This section provides a wealth of information including details on how to make or enquire about a planning application, rubbish, waste and recycling information.

 


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