Minerals, waste and county council planning applications

Planning and development: latest service update

Some of our services have changed. Visit our coronavirus hub for the latest information and advice about minerals, waste and county council planning applications.

  • Permitted development

    Find out if your proposal is likely to need a planning application or if it’s a permitted development

  • Planning enforcement

    Report suspected planning breaches and find out what actions we can take when breaches occur

  • Site monitoring

    View records of our regular site monitoring visits to mineral extraction and waste landfill sites

  • Land searches

    Includes land searches for minerals and waste operations in Essex, including quarries, waste facilities and landfill sites

  • Essex Minerals Site Awards

    Essex Minerals Site Awards recognise site operators’ commitment to managing their sites to a high environmental standard