Granton & District Community councils have a statutory duty to contribute and involve local
people on planning applications within the community council area. There are various stages in the Planning process where you can make an input into how the City develops and grows. The Council encourages public involvement in Planning to ensure people have a say.
Please find more about our work around PLANNING, LICENSING, TRANSPORT & COMMUNITY SAFETY within Granton and District Community Council area.

  • Find most recent planning applications (Click here)
  • Please read the guideline on how to comment on Planning Proposals and Application. (Guideline)
  • Guide to viewing applications on the planning portal (Click here)


Bank Closure – Impact on Community
The deadline for receipt of written submissions is Friday 13 April 2018.
For more information and questionnaire, click here

Lower Granton Road – Cycle Path Consultation

Pre-consultation event: 07 March 2018, 6.30pm, RWCC
For more information about this issue, please click here

Guidance for Householders Update 

Deadline: Consultation closes 02 June 2017
To take part on this consultation click here 
It is advised that you first read the full PDF of the draft Guidance before completing the survey.  Specific sections of the guidance will also be provided throughout the survey.

Age Limitation of Taxis and Private Hire Cars (Air Quality)
Deadline: Consultation closes 02 June 2017
To take part on this consultation click here 


Policing 2026 Consultation
Scotland’s communities continue to diversify and grow, and the needs of people in society 2026-graphic-new-620x264are changing. Demands on policing are growing as the world around us changes at rapid pace. In order to meet the evolving needs of all Scotland’s communities we must also continue to change. Our draft strategy sets out why we must change, what will change and how we will make the change happen. Take part in the coversation, police want to hear your views.  To take part in the consultation of the strategy please visit:
Deadline : 08 May 2017. To contact Consultation and Engagement Team E-mail:

Consultation on Parade or Procession
The city of Edinburgh Council has launched a consultation on holding a parade or procession. For more information about the consultation contact, Gordon Hunter, Licensing Regulatory Officer, city of Edinburgh council. . To part in the consultation please click hereDeadline: 31 March 2017. 

Our responses to the past consultations 

  • DEC 2014: Response to the Edinburgh Council budget consultation (download)
  • Jan 2014: G&DCC Response to Community Empowerment Bill (download)