Local Planning Applications
Please note this facility is being replaced and will no longer be available after the 31st July 2018. Please change any bookmarks to point to the new Barrow Planning Hub
Applications - Links
The purpose of the planning system is to control new development and to ensure it takes place in accordance with policies contained within the Development Plan.
Residents are able to examine applications within the Councils administrative area through the search provisions on this site.
Once found, comments on an application can be submitted directly to the case officer and a request for a meeting can be made via this site.
The purpose of this web site is to allow the users to interrogate Planning Data held by the Council.
Anyone wishing to obtain planning information for the purpose of property transactions is strongly advised to carry out a local land charges search through the Borough Council's Local Land Charges Section.
No responsibility will be taken for any errors or omissions in the planning information obtained when using the councils Planning Portal. Similarly the information contained within this service does not constitute in any way a formal notification of a planning decision and any actions taken as a result of information displayed on the site are undertaken entirely at the viewer's own risk.
To search for an application that may interest you, please use the link 'Application Search'.
This facility enables search by reference number, applicant name, address, ward or parish and between specified dates.
Where an application is current, then comments on that application can be made direct to the case officer.
For general comments about how we can improve this web site please contact
The following information has been produced by Barrow Borough Council for information purposes only.
The Council are not responsible for any actions taken that are based on the content.
Whilst every effort is made to achieve accuracy the authority cannot be responsible for guaranteeing it.
Information about applications and listed buildings is live from our back office system, decision notices will appear within 2 working days of being issued, and plans and forms 5 days.
Only applications with plans submitted and decisions made since 2006 will be available to view.
Anyone wishing to obtain planning information for the purpose of property transactions is strongly advised to carry out a local land charges search through the Barrow Borough Council's Local Land Charges Section