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Applying for planning permission and learn about the application process for homeowners and businesses.
Search for new, existing and historical planning applications using the interactive map or database.
Find out if you need planning permission for alterations and additions to your house.
Find out if you need planning permission for your proposed development.
Information about the planning application process including how to apply, appeal, and the costs involved.
Find advice and information for developers and householders before submitting a planning application.
Information and guidance for developers and individuals who are planning to build in Stockport.
Find current planning notices in Stockport.
Planning enforcement and breaches
Find out how to inform us if you suspect an alleged breach of planning control.
Planning for businesses
Information for businesses about the processes they must follow in order to apply for planning permission.
Information about appealing against a decision of the council's to refuse an application.
High hedges policy
Government legislation helps to control the nuisance that overgrown hedges can cause.
You may be asked to apply for retrospective planning permission if you have carried out works without the required permission.