This site is no longer maintained
This website should only be accessed for School Messenger, SIS or planning agents information.

Planning committees

Planning matters are debated and decided by four planning committees.

There are three committees based on areas of Cornwall (West, Central and East) and one strategic committee which covers all of Cornwall, and also deals with large scale and commercial developments.

Continue reading

Meetings are open to the public and interested parties are allowed to speak regarding specific applications, but you will need to register to speak first.

Watch the videos below to find out more about each committees role.

Councillor Edwina Hannaford asks Councillor Fred Greenslade about the role of the Council's sub area planning committees


Councillor Edwina Hannaford explains the role of Cornwall Council's Strategic Planning Committee


Councillor Edwina Hannaford explains the training and rules that councillors on planning committees have to adhere to.