1 Figures exclude pre 3 rd August 2009 legacy cases and processing agreements.
2 Local Developments include applications for household extensions and loft conversions etc, smaller housing and retail developments, as well as various other types of Local Developments.
3 Major Developments include applications for developments of 50 or more homes, as well as certain waste, water, transport and energy-related developments, larger retail developments, and other types of Major Developments.
4 Applications for Approval of Matters Specified in Conditions ( AMSCs) relate to conditions attached to planning permission in principle requiring the further approval, consent or agreement of the planning authority for any detailed aspect of the development
5 Figures exclude pre 3 rd August 2009 legacy cases and processing agreements.
6 The validation date, from which the time period for determination runs, is the date when the final piece of information for an application is received from the applicant.
Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House