Planning Services incorporates the services of Development Control, Enforcement, Planning Policy and Local Land Charges.
The Planning Portal
The Planning Portal is a Government website offering a wide range of services and guidance on the planning system in England and Wales.
Submit a Planning Application online,
Search Planning Appeals since 2004, Submit a Planning Appeal, Comment on a Planning Appeal,
Local Land Charges searches
Pre-Application Advice is now available from Essex County Council for proposed works to a Listed Building
The Planning System, and how it works, explained in 'Plain English'
New improved e-planning - search planning applications and appeals
We are pleased to announce that customers now have access to a brand new online e-planning system to search planning applications and appeals information.
The new e-Planning system has been designed to offer many more features. At the core of the new system will be user registration, enabling customers to set up pro-active, personal email notifications, based on the applications and locations they are interested in. Other significant features are better search options and improved accessibility.
Pre-Application Advice - Now Available
Basildon Borough Council is committed to providing an efficient and effective planning service, which meets government performance targets. We recognise the value of pre-application discussions and consider this to be an important aspect of the planning process.
Read more about pre-application advice Pre-Application Advice
Apply for pre-application advice:
Sign-up to the Local Plan Consultation Portal
Sign-up to the Local Plan Consultation Portal - By registering with Basildon Borough Council's Local Plan Consultation Portal you will be able to view any consultation documents online, or when consultations are 'open', submit comments online.