In light of the current situation, there are some changes to our planning and building services.
We won't hold any face to face meetings right now. All planning discussions will either take place over the phone or by email. We're able to hold conference calls if there are several participants.
If a site visit is required:
We'll continue to monitor the situation closely, carefully and frequently and update this website if anything changes.
View the status of, object to, and comment on applications, decisions and appeals.
Check whether you need to apply for certain types of planning permission.
Information on local planning policies and
Find out if you need permission, what sort, and how to
How to apply for listed building consent and planning permission in conservation areas.
You can contact us for pre-application discussions.
Make a building regulations application.
Property for sale, industrial units to rent and more.
Apply for works to a tree or search for tree preservation
Find brownfield sites across the borough.
Guides to help you meet building regulations.
Book an inspection so we can check the work complies with building regulations.
If you're concerned about a planning matter, please report it to us.
Planning obligations are legal agreements for land.
What happens after an application is submitted.
Please complain to us only as a last resort.
If you think a building is dangerous, you can report it.
Find out how to appeal a decision.
Find out about the improvements we're making to the borough.
See the birds' progress through the nesting period at the top of Rochdale Town Hall.
Rochdale Town Hall is currently closed, but you can take a virtual tour.