Planning applications

Planning Committee meetings take place on the first Tuesday of each month. The next Planning Committee meeting is on Tuesday 4 April 2017 and the schedule of planning  applications is published on the Council’s website:

The applications most recently advertised/re-advertised in the Co Down Spectator and Newtownards Chronicle are available to view below.

Written comments should be submitted within the next 14 days. You should quote the planning application number in your correspondence. All representations including objections, will be published on the Planning portal.

You can also view full details of these applications, including detailed proposals and plans at our office, by telephoning 0300 200 7830, or by emailing

Commenting on a planning application

If you want to comment on a planning application in Ards and North Down, read our guidance leaflet. We explain planning considerations that are relevant to us when making planning decisions.