Comment on a planning application
A comment can be submitted and viewed instantly by using the council website.
There are two things needed to comment online to a planning application, firstly a Login account with the council website and​​
secondly the planning application reference number i.e. PA16/03586.
If you do not have an account with the council please see our webpage: Register to comment online to a planning application
Link to our webpage: Register to comment online to a planning application
If you do not know the planning application reference number you can easily search for this by using the search facility on the council planning website.
Link to council website: search for a planning application
Click on: Search for a planning application
The search options are shown in the image below.
Enter a keyword in the search bar highlighted in yellow i.e. Rosslyn Hoteland click on the Search button.
Any applications, current or historic which include your search words will be listed.
Click on the underlined text to go to the application.
This will show the Application Summary Page
Click on the Comments Tab, highlighted below in yellow.
This will show the Application Comments Page
Click on the Login and make a comment text, highlighted below in yellow.
This will show the Login page.
Click on the Login to website account, highlighted below in yellow.
if you have previously registered enter your email address and password, if not click on the Register, shown highlighted in the image in yellow.
See our webpage: Register to comment online to planning.
Link to our webpage: Register to comment online to a planning application
The window will be predominately auto filled  with your details from your registration.
But please see the below image showing further details to be submitted:
Select from the drop down list Commenter Type, i.e. Neighbour.
Select whether you Object, Support, Neutral.
Select a reason for comment, any or all can be selected.
Enter your comment and click Submit.
Please note that there is a time limit of 30 minutes to enter your comment.

It is useful to type up your text beforehand, in Notepad for example, and then just paste it into the comments box.
(Please do not use any fancy layouts or symbols because this will not be accepted).

If you want to add pictures or something more elaborate you can email your comments to the council, perhaps a pdf file.

Email: planning@cornwall.gov.uk 

You can email your comment: Email: planning@cornwall.gov.uk
Please quote the planning application number.  N.B. this is not instant and may take a couple of days to appear.