Cork County Council’s Planning: online tools & apps

Project Info

Organisation Cork County Council

Project Description

Cork County Council’s Planning Department is responsible for the orderly and sustainable development of the County.

Free planning viewer app

Search/view all recent planning application details, associated reports, letters, drawings and mapping point from your iPhone* or Android device!

This app is available to download on the Google PLAY and App Store which will enable you to search for planning applications and associated documents from the comfort of your own home or on the move!

Planning Viewer App Guide click here.


Planning enquiry map viewer

Cork County Council’s map enquiry system can be used to view planning application data back to 2003.

Details of a planning application can be viewed by clicking on the planning point.  Details of the site itself can be accessed by clicking within the boundary.

Planning Enquiry Map Viewer

(Cross Browser Compatible)


Planning enquiry full map version

This online Planning Enquiry System allows you to access a copy of Cork County Council’s live planning database, which is updated on a daily basis. The system allows you to search by Planning Number, Applicant Name, Location of Development and/or Application Date.

Planning Enquiry System Full Map Version

(Only works with Internet Explorer Browser)


Planning enquiry accessible version

Accessible Version of the Planning Enquiry System – Providing equal access and functionality for people with disabilities


Online submission system

To electronically comment/object to a current planning application:

Access the Online Submission System

Access guidelines for making a Submission on a Planning Application


Planning alerts

Cork County Council has extended its county alerts service to include Planning Alerts. Receive alerts for any planning applications submitted or decided near your registered location. You can register here.