Service Point closures

A number of Service Point and Registration Offices will be closed on Thursday 29 February for staff training

Check if your office is closed

Guide to types of planning permission

A list of the different types of planning permission.

Guide to types of planning permission, read more

Short term lets

Guidance relating to the planning implications of short term lets

Short term lets, read more

Development Plans Consultation Portal

Current and recent Development Plan consultations

Development Plans Consultation Portal, read more

Committee updated on new Highland Local Development Plan

15 Feb 2024

When they met today, members of the Economy and Infrastructure Committee discussed progress in preparing a new single Highland Local Development Plan and gave their approval for an updated Development Plan Newsletter which aims to keep people up to date on where and when they can input to the preparation of development planning documents.

New Nairn Academy planning application lodged

14 Dec 2023

A planning application has been submitted for the erection of a replacement secondary school, car parking, sports pitches and demolition of the existing Nairn Academy.

Council seeks views on Biodiversity Planning Guidance

11 Dec 2023

The Highland Council has released for consultation new Biodiversity Planning Guidance that will support the implementation of cross-cutting biodiversity policies as set out in National Planning Framew