Planning and Building Control

Information and advice about the planning process and the latest planning applications, national and local planning policies and guidance


We help conserve and enhance the natural and built environment and deliver safe, accessible and sustainable places, buildings and infrastructure.


Our Planning Register allows you to view Applications that have been submitted to the Council and you can search our Planning Application History Maps which are updated daily.




The Council reports annually to Welsh Government on its performance. The report can be viewed here: 




Have Your Say

There are a number of ways you can have your say on planning applications in the Vale of Glamorgan.


Webcasting - Please note that certain meetings of the Vale of Glamorgan Council will be webcast, you will be informed verbally if the meeting you are at will be. If it is then this means that you are being recorded both visually and in sound and that is made available on the internet. This is done for the purposes of supporting and promoting democratic engagement and public interest. We will retain the data for 6 years and then offer it to the archivist at the Glamorgan Records Office for permanent retention. You have the right to apply to access, rectify, restrict, object or erase this data. The Information Regulator is the Information Commissioner who can be contacted The Data Protection Officer for the Council can be contacted at - Vale of Glamorgan Council.




Building Control

Work with building owners, contractors and professional advisors to help deliver a building that meets the standards of health, safety and quality required by the Building Regulations, on time and within budget.


Building Control