Making a Planning Application

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For advice on submitting a planning application please refer to the South Bucks website


Processing your information when you make an application


We are processing your information for the purposes of a planning application or notification. All planning applications and notifications received by the Council are processed in accordance with the Town and County Planning Act 1990.

Purpose of processing

Your information will be used by the Council for the purpose of registering, validating and determining the planning application or notification submitted. The information will be made available on the public register, and this will include the name and address of the applicant as well as the details of the agent if applicable. Your personal email address, signatures, contact numbers and any financial information will be redacted from public viewing but we will hold this information on our planning system and it will be available to all planning staff.

Information security and data sharing

Your information is stored securely within the planning system; any information that is not made available for public viewing will not be accessible to other services within the Council.

Your application or notification information (excluding personal contact numbers, email address and signatures) will be shared with other statutory consultees such as the Highways Agency, Natural England, Building Control, Bucks County Council etc. This is a statutory requirement under the Town and County Planning Act 1990.


All planning applications and notifications are held on the statutory and will not be deleted.

For further information please refer to the Council's Privacy Notice.


Chiltern District Council  Icon for pdf Local List of Validation Requirements [356.18KB].