View and comment on planning applications

Search planning applications using Public Access External link

You will need to register to:

  • comment on an application
  • track an application and receive email updates

Weekly and monthly planning lists are available to download from Public Access.

Submit comments by post

You will need to include your full name and the reference number of the application you want to comment on. A letter stating your personal reasons is usually more helpful in our decision making process than if you use a pre-printed form or send in a petition.

Our postal address is:

Planning Services
Leeds City Council
9th Floor, Merrion House
110 Merrion Centre

All comments we receive are displayed on public access but we are not able to respond to individuals.

If comments are considered to be defamatory, irrelevant or offensive, amount to a criminal act, or bring the Council into disrepute, they will be immediately removed in accordance with the law, including the Defamation Act 2013.


Plans, drawings and materials submitted to the Council are protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patent Act 1988 (Section 47). You may only download or print material for consultation or inspection purposes. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner (the applicant / agent / architect) or you will be in breach of copyright.


The online planning history contained within the site maybe incomplete and should not be relied upon in connection with a property transaction. Anyone wishing to obtain planning information for this purpose is advised to contact Local Land Charges.