The Public Access system is a simple way of keeping up-to-date with the progress of an application. To submit an application online, please use the Planning Portal.

View planning applications

Valid planning applications (From the 1 April 2012), which fall within the South Downs National Park are only available to view on the SDNP Authority website.

View South Downs National Park planning applications


Receive email alerts on planning applications in your area

By signing up to our email alert system, you will receive planning application notifications within a specified distance around your property.

Please note: this service is only available for addresses outside of the National Park.

Sign up to email alerts

Weekly list of New Applications

You can view details of the planning applications the Council receives each week. If you want to view an application in more detail, you can enter the planning application reference into the 'View Planning Application' facility above.


Copyright warning

Plans, drawings and material relating to planning on this website are protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You should only use material which is downloaded:

  • for consultation purposes;
  • to compare current applications with previous schemes; or
  • to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with approved plans.

Before taking further copies you may need to get the permission of the copyright owner (for example, the architect who prepared the plans). Unauthorised use could lead to the copyright owner seeking compensation from you or taking legal action against you.