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The quickest and easiest way to get in contact with us is using the planning application and report forms:
Check if you need permission or approval for home improvements
We have paid advice services which can help to:
To find out more or apply for these services, view our planning services and fees page.
View or comment on a planning application
Report a breach of planning rules
Apply for planning permission
Amend a planning application
Check if work on your property was done legally
Apply for retrospective planning permission
You can view all the updates about your planning application on Public Access.
The name of your case officer will be listed under details and further information.
Their email will follow the format:
Find out how to view your planning application online.
You can view or comment on a planning application to:
Find out who to contact or what to do about:
Complain about a high hedge
Check if you can work on a tree
Request that a tree is protected by a Tree Preservation Order
Applying for consent to carry out work on a protected tree
Check if a tree is owned or maintained by the council
Sponsor a tree to be planted in a park or other council-owned land
North and central (formerly Aylesbury Vale): email [email protected]
South and East (formerly Chiltern and South Buckinghamshire): email [email protected]
West (formerly Wycombe district area): email [email protected]
If you can't find what you're looking for, contact planning.
Email: [email protected]
For Minerals and Waste planning applications email: [email protected].
Due to the complex nature of planning enquiries, we're unable to provide advice specific to your proposal over the phone.
Use our planning advice services for queries such as:
If you can't contact us online, call us on 0300 131 6000.
The line is open:
We are closed on bank holidays.
If you can't hear or speak on the phone we provide a text relay service: 18001 01296 395000
For enquiries about building regulations and inspections, contact building control.