A-Z: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Development Plan and Policy

Belfast Local Development Plan

Find information on how we will develop our plan and how we’ll use and develop land in the city until 2035. 

Supplementary Planning Guidance 

Find additional advice on existing planning policies. Guidance areas include student accommodation, ‘To let’ signs and conservation areas.

Interactive Maps

Access our interactive maps to view and search a range of planning-related information across the city.


Learn how we monitor statistics to check that our planning policies are doing what they are meant to do. This information also helps to shape future policies and inform decisions we make on planning applications. 

Other Local Development Plans 

Find information about other Local Development Plans including the Belfast Urban Area Plan 2001 and other statutory plans, and the draft Belfast Metropolitan Plan.

Regional Planning Policy

View the range of regional planning policies from the Department for Infrastructure. These policies apply to the whole of Northern Ireland and set the basis on which local policies and decisions on planning applications can be made. 

Contact us
Belfast Planning Service
028 9050 0510
Ground Floor
Cecil Ward Building
4-10 Linenhall Street