Planning applications relevant to our parish can be viewed on the Durham County Council planning portal. This is an external website managed by Durham County Council.
In order to view current applications click here which will open the planning website in a different window or tab. Towards the bottom of the page enter the relevant search term which might be “Gainford” or “Langton”.
You can filter the results by clicking “Status” and look at decided, current or all applications.
A list of applications will appear. The most recent will appear at the top of the list.
Click on the application you wish to read.
A number of tabs will appear allowing you to look at constraints, other comments, related documents etc
If you wish to comment on any application you must create a log-in. Once you have a log-in you can use it for subsequent applications.
The Parish Council plays an active part in all local planning issues. It is probably the area of the Council’s role that is best known to the community and which can be of the most importance.
Access the County Durham’s planning portal here and select the parish name, “Gainford” from the list to show any applications in this parish.
Details of current planning applications affecting Gainford & Langton and the local area are listed below. Click on the magnifying glass be taken through to the full application details.