Apply for advert consent

Advert consent

New signage and advertising may need advert consent. Before applying we recommend you read our planning guidance for businesses.


Apply for advert consent 

Download and return printed application forms.

To ensure you complete the forms correctly and pay the correct fee, please read our validation guidance and fees.

We don't accept cheques for planning applications or building warrants. Pay online or by phone on

0131 529 3550.

Decision and appealing 

The decision letter will let you know whether your application was approved or refused. If you are unhappy with the decision you can make an appeal. The time period for submitting an appeal is on the decision notice of an application.

Find out how to make an appeal.

Planning help desk

The Planning Help Desk is currently closed due to the COVID-19 situation. However, you can still contact us by email