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Search, view and track planning applications

North Ayrshire Council maintains a planning register that contains information on:

  • ongoing applications awaiting a decision
  • closed applications where a decision has been made

Applications are available to view from registration until 3 months after a decision is made.

Online Planning Information System (OPIS)

Information relating to planning applications, in North Ayrshire, is published on OPIS. Anyone can use OPIS to search for, and view, planning applications without registering.

Register on OPIS

Registering is free and provides additional functionality that will allow you to:

Guide to registering on OPIS (PDF, 1.45mb)


You can search for planning applications, appeals and enforcements by various criteria, including postcode, or perform an advanced search which will match applications and appeals with information relating to:

  • reference numbers
  • application details
  • dates
Saving searches

Save your searches by clicking on the 'Save Search' button on results page. Saved searches can be re-run automatically, notifying you by email of any new applications matching your criteria. These will appear in your notified application list.


Track an application by clicking on the 'Track' button on the summary page. If the status of a tracked application changes, or a document is added, it will be added to your notified application list.

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