To make an application relating to county council (Regulation 3) or waste development you will need to submit documents electronically via the
planning portal website using the national standard forms (1APP):
All supporting information and plans can be attached when completing the online form, or if too large to upload, via post on a CD.
Format types and files are limited to:
- PDF (.pdf), Excel (.xls, xlsx) or Word (.doc, .docx, .rtf) document types
- a maximum size of 5MB
Where possible, supporting documents should be scaled no larger than A3. Where this is not possible, please submit electronically and forward full sized hard copies in the post for the attention of the Case Officer to the following address, along with a covering letter:
Planning Services (Development Control)
Northamptonshire County Council
One Angel Square
All applications submitted must include the relevant completed and signed application forms, certificates and the correct planning fee. Payment can be made either by cheque (payable to 'Northamptonshire County Council'), or online, via
Local requirements list
Below is our local requirements list for county council and minerals and waste developments. These documents outline the required documentation required to validate and process your application.