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Apply by post

Important notice

During these unprecedented times, we will try to operate as closely as possible to business-as-usual. We are continuing to register and validate applications as they come in. However, we need your help to maintain this level of service and we will need to keep it under review so please check the website for updates on a regular basis.

Coronavirus impact on our services


If you are unable to submit documents or pay online, you can still fill out your planning application form online, and then submit any additional documents or fees by post.

We recommend that you apply online, but all the applications forms are available to download from the Planning Portal.

Cheques can be sent in with your applications; please make payable to Cherwell District Council and send to Bodicote House, Bodicote, Banbury, Oxon, OX15 4AA