Privacy Notice - Development Management

Nature of work

The Development Management teams are responsible for processing applications for planning permission on behalf of the Council. The team is responsible for the monitoring and enforcement investigation of complaints relating to planning.

Why we need your information

In order to process planning applications and keep an accurate record of works which have taken place under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.

Type/Classes of information processed

We process the following types of personal information for individuals who wish to apply for Planning Permission, wish to make a representation on a Planning application, report an enforcement complaint or form part of an enforcement investigation

  • Names
  • Addresses
  • Telephone Number and Email Address when provided

Who information is processed about

The classes of personal information we process include:

  • Individuals applying for Planning Permission
  • Individuals making representations on Planning applications
  • Individuals reporting enforcement complaints
  • Individuals forming part of an enforcement investigation

Who information may be shared with

Information may be shared with other parts of the Council.

How long we will keep your information

Details regarding planning applications are to be retained on the Planning Register indefinitely, in line with the Town and Country Planning Act.

Transfers Overseas

No content is transferred overseas.

Further Information

For more information about this service please contact

email address: planning@solihull.gov.uk.