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Planning Applications

All Aberdeenshire planning applications may be viewed on the Aberdeenshire Council Planning Register web site.

The list of Delegated Powers to Officers may be viewed here.

Selected applications

This web page lists just those few recent planning applications that the Community Council has chosen to respond to. For a complete list of planning applications visit the Aberdeenshire Council Planning Register.


Proposed Erection of Temporary Sales Building at Site OP1 Park Place, Newtonhill.


Proposed Installation of Signage at Site OP1 Newtonhill.


Proposed Erection of 121 Dwellinghouses and Associated Infrastructure and Landscaping | Site OP1 Land Between Park Place and Cairnhill Drive, Newtonhill, Aberdeenshire.

Now submitted to the Scottish Government on appeal PPA-110-2372: approved.

A new Masterplan for this site has been approved by local Aberdeenshire Councillors.

APP/2017/1408 Withdrawn - 23 Feb 2018

APP/2017/1592 Refused - 7 Feb 2018

Erection of Workshop and 4No. 8m High Flood Lights, Formation of Yard, and Landscaped Bunds and Alterations to Access | Land Adjacent To West Monduff, Newtonhill, Aberdeenshire

Chapelton of Elsick


Two very different applications have been submitted to Aberdeenshire Council for the new development at Chapelton of Elsick. The first is an Application for Planning Permission in Principle, which could be called the Master Plan for the new town, and the second is an Application for Full Planning Permission for the first phase.

Further information on the Chapelton of Elsick development is available at