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View planning applications and documents | Birmingham City Council

View planning applications and documents

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You can use planning online to:

  • Check the progress of current planning applications and appeals.
  • Comment on applications awaiting decision.
  • *View documents, plans and decision notices associated with applications since January 2006.
  • *View the planning history of a property since 1948.

Access planning online

You can also *view planning history and constraints on our GISMaps interactive map.

To see decision documents associated with applications before January 2006 you can make an appointment to view files in a hard copy format or microfilm.

Please contact us to book a viewing appointment at our offices.

Please note that Architects permission is usually required for paper copies of plans. This must be available for us to progress your request.