The Planning Portal – Welcome to the Planning Portal – the UK Government’s online planning and building regulations resource Use this site to learn about planning and building regulations, apply for planning permission, appeal against a decision and find out about development near you.
PlanningResource – PlanningResource is the website that brings you the most up-to-date news and analysis of town and country planning plus physical regeneration. Established in 2003, the site is the online home for leading sector titles Planning and Regeneration & Renewal.


Communities & Local Government – Communities and Local Government sets policy on local government, housing, urban regeneration, planning and fire and rescue. We have responsibility for all community cohesion related issues in England and for building regulations, fire safety and some housing issues in England and Wales. The rest of our work applies only to England.