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Community Council Planning Portal

This page provides help to our Community Councils. You should be aware that the links do not take you to all of the information on planning on the web site.  View our main Planning page for further information.

Planning applications

Applications can be viewed and commented on online, the viewing and commenting on planning applications page explains this process and links to our online database. You can also download more guidance on how to comment on planning applications by using the following links:

Development Plan

The current Development Plan consists of the Strategic Development Plan - TAYplan and the Local Development Plan . The Development Plan is supported by a range of  and background information and studies.

Committee reports and meetings

All planning documents are approved at one of the following Committees or at full Council:

These pages include up to date information, including dates, agendas, reports and minutes of the meetings.

Planning Policy

On the Scottish Government's website you can view and download all of the Planning Advice Notes (PANs). Those most relevant to Community Councils are:

From the Governments website you can also download Scottish Planning Policy (SPP).

Planning Enforcement

Perth & Kinross Council's  icon Planning Enforcement Charter [925Kb] provides information such as:

  • Council Policy on taking Planning Enforcement Action, including the Council's priorities and the service standards you can expect.
  • How members of the public can bring any breach of planning control to the attention of the Council.
  • How any complaint about the Council taking enforcement action can be submitted and how it will be dealt with.

Notices which have been served by Perth & Kinross Council in the last three complete years can be viewed on the Enforcement Notices webpage.

Report a breach online

If you are aware of any suspected unauthorised development or works taking place, you can report it to the enforcement team using our online breach of planning form. Alternatively, you can email your report to or by telephone on 01738 475300.

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