Scheduled maintenance

Due to scheduled maintenance our Council tax and Benefit claim systems will be unavailable between 7pm and 11pm tonight, Wednesday 26 February 2020. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


Birmingham City Council (the ‘council’/’we’/’us’) Planning Authority utilise the Planning Portal to process planning applications. Under the planning application process personal data is collected, processed and stored on behalf of the council. Council officers process the data collected whilst determining the planning application and this data is stored on secure computers.

This privacy notice explains what information is collected and how it is used. Our core obligations under the Data Protection Act 2018 and other general commitments regarding data protection are set out in the council’s privacy statement      .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

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