Background
Background

Planning

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Regeneration

  1. Love It Or Lose It

    Planning guidance for people living in conservation areas, older properties, or listed buildings. Tips on how to conserve and protect your building, and planning guidance to help you decide what changes are appropriate.

Environmental health

  1. Contaminated land

    Copeland, like most of the country, has a long history of industrial activity which has led to a legacy of contaminated land. Where land is contaminated there may be serious consequences for human health and the environment. The law (2000 Part 2A of the Environmental Protection Act 1990)  requires us to inspect our area for contaminated land and ensure it is cleared up appropriately.

  2. Copeland Council's contaminated land strategy

    This document sets out our approach to contaminated land in Copeland.

  3. Guide for developers

    A joint guide written by all Cumbrian local authorities to help developers deal with contaminated land.

Planning

  1. Planning Application Fees

    Different forms of development attract different fees. Below you will find a link to our planning application fees document.

  2. Beckermet

    Map of Beckermet highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  3. Lowca

    Map of Lowca highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  4. Householder application form

    General application form to apply for planning permission for a building or extension to a dwelling.

  5. Prior notification - telecommunications

    Use this form for an application for prior notification of proposed development by telecommunications code system operators.

  6. Planning appeals

    Details of how to lodge an appeal against a planning decision

  7. Bigrigg

    Map of Bigrigg highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  8. Kirkland

    Map of Kirkland highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  9. Full planning application form

    The form to use if you are applying for planning permission that is not relating to a single household.

  10. Removal or variation of condition

    Use this form for an application for removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permission.

  11. Search and comment on a planning application

    Search and comment on planning applications.

  12. Cleator Moor

    Map of Cleator Moor highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  13. Haverigg

    Map of Haverigg highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  14. Approval of reserved matters

    Use this form if you have already received outline planning approval and now need to apply for approval of reserved matters.

  15. Tree works in conservation area

    Use this form for tree works in conservation area

     

  16. Tree preservation orders

    Advice on the restriction to works on trees that are covered by a Tree Preservation Order

  17. Cleator

    Map of Cleator Moor highlighting the proposed Site Allocations. 

    For more information on the Site Allocations and Policies Plan, please click here

    To give feedback, please click here

  18. Copeland Local Plan (Local Development Framework)

    Copeland Local Plan (Local Development Framework)

    Development Planning is a vital tool in helping the Council and the community respond to the challenges that lie ahead for the Copeland borough.  It can help us to prepare the land, the places, the infrastructure and the services that will be needed, and it can set out the basis for making choices about new development. 

    This page sets out the statutory planning documents which make up the Copeland Local Plan (previously known as the Local Development Framework).

  19. Outline application - all matters reserved

    Use this form for an application for outline planning permission with all matters reserved

  20. List of applications determined w/e 28/03/2014

    Weekly list of planning applications determined for w/e 28/03/2014

  21. Pre application advice

    Advice before making an application

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