Planning Policy Information for the General Public

View a Planning Application, comment on an application or make a planning application.

Read the current planning document, the Mid Sussex Local Plan, which sets out the policies and specific proposals for the development and use of land to guide planning decisions.

Look at the Proposals Maps, which show the planning policies from the Local Plan and Small Scale Housing Allocations Document, and other useful maps.

See information on the District Plan - this will be the main planning document used by the Council when considering planning applications and will replace the Local Plan once adopted.

Find out if your local town or parish council is producing a Neighbourhood Plan for your area.

See more information on the Traveller Sites Allocations document.

View the timetable for production of planning documents, including likely consultation periods, in the Local Development Scheme.

Find out how we involve communities in our decision making processes in the Statement of Community Involvement

Read the Small Scale Housing Allocations Document, which sets out areas of land allocated for housing (in addition to the Local Plan).

Find out information on listed buildings, including how to find out if a building is listed and what this means in planning terms.

Check the approach for planning applications close to the Ashdown Forest.