Government Briefing Paper: Calling in planning applications

Anyone can ask for a planning application to be called-in. Applications for a planning application to be called-in should be directed to:

National Planning Casework Unit 5 St Philips Place
Colmore Row
B3 2PW

Tel: 0303 444 8050

Applicants should give clear reasons why they think that the application should be called-in, including why it is of more than local importance. For further information see the Planning Inspectorate Procedural Guide: Called-in planning applications – England.