Due to essential maintenance work, our online planning and licensing records may be unavailable at times during Saturday 7 December and Sunday 8 December. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Search planning records
You can check the details and progress of applications online without having to visit the council offices or telephone us.
Copyright notice: plans, drawings and materials submitted to us are protected by law.
You may only copy these plans, drawings or materials for consultation purposes, or to compare current applications with previous schemes, or to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with approved plans. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner. By using the link above to search planning records, or accessing the records by any other means, you are agreeing to this copyright.
All documents that form a planning application or appeal are available online. These include application forms, drawings and other supporting documentation - all the information held in paper form on public files at our Civic Offices, Grays.
Some old files are not available online. If the file is not on online, a paper copy will be held at the Civic Offices.
When documents are published
All documents and plans submitted by the applicant should be published within 5 working days of validation.
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Please do not try to take measurements from your screen as they may not be accurately reflected.