The Peak District National Park Authority is the statutory Planning Authority for the National Park area. Other related matters such as Building Control or Environmental Health are the responsibility of the relevant District Councils.  

The details of current and decided planning applications are available to view online at and

Searches can be carried out by applicant name, site address, or by using the application reference number. Details of planning appeals since 2012 are also available via this search tool.  

If you are unsure if planning consent for a project is required, or you want guidance on a proposal we offer a pre-application advice service. Please use the guidance notes when submitting your enquiry, as this helps to give you a comprehensive answer to your enquiry. The fee payable does depend on the type and scale of your proposal.


Planning search

Here you can find the planning search tool and information on weekly lists, delegated decisions and appeals.

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Planning advice

Here you will find pre-application guidance and advice along with a full range of planning application forms.

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How to have a say

Find out how you can have your say and take an active part in decisions that affect you and your community.

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