Planning and the environment

Planning applications

Apply for planning, view planning applications and get guidance on making a planning application

Building standards

Get information and guidance about building standards and apply for a building warrant

Development plans and policies

Find out more about our local development plans and long term planning policies

ePlanning and eDevelopment

Apply for planning permission and building warrant applications online.


Information on natural heritage areas, conservation areas and other conservation projects


Details of our town centre regeneration plans

Online mapping

Access our online mapping systems to view maps of East Ayrshire with useful information

Demolitions and dangerous structures

Find out how we deal with dangerous buildings

Site monitoring reports

Access Compliance monitoring reports for minerals, waste and onshore wind sites in East Ayrshire, including opencast coal sites

Digital infrastructure

The digital infrastructure of East Ayrshire is currently being upgraded

About our service

All about our planning team

Visual registers

View visual registers for onshore wind farms and surface coal mining

State of the environment report

Information on East Ayrshire’s environment

Landscape partnership bid

Information on the process and preparation of the current bid by East Ayrshire Council and Partners for a Landscape Partnership from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)

Planning enforcement

Find out how the enforcement process works, the role of the Council and the service standards we set

Contact Information

Planning and Economic Development
Johnnie Walker Bond
15 Strand Street
Tel. No. 01563 576790
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