Friday 20th April 2018
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The duty planning officer service operates on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays only between the hours of 9am and 1pm.
Advice is available on our planning pages or email us at
A service will still be available at our reception to assist with viewing current planning applications and to answer straight-forward planning enquiries between the hours of 9am to 3pm. 

Important notices

  • Submitting an application
When submitting your application through the planning portal, you will need to press the submit button. If you press the save button, it will save your application in your drafts folder and we will not receive it, resulting in delays.
It is recommended that you check our online planning portal by searching on the address after 48 hours to check your application has been received. If in doubt, please contact us at  
  • Viewing and making comments on planning applications
You can download and view material relating to planning applications, but you can not make extra copies without the owner's permission.
For further details, please see our copyright notice below. If you have trouble making comments via the public access system and you are still within the timescale set for submitting them, please email your comments to



 Contact information

Development control
Luton Borough Council, Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Tel: 01582 546317
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