You have the right to make a certificate of appropriate alternative development appeal to Scottish Ministers where:
- you are/were a person with an interest in the land acquired, or being acquired (normally the owner/ex owner)
- you are/were the acquiring authority for the land in question
And where the planning authority:
- has issued a certificate you do not agree with
- has not issued a certificate within the timescale set on an application for such made by yourself
The attached guidance explains:
- what the appeals process is
- how to complete and submit your form
- how to get in touch
- how to submit documents electronically
There is no fee for this type of appeal. Everybody who participates in the process is normally expected to cover their own expenses.
This appeal can also be made using the ePlanning portal.
This form and guidance relates to appeals made under:
- Section 26 of the Land Compensation (Scotland) Act 1963 and
- the Land Compensation (Scotland) Development Order 1975
A guide to planning appeals explains what can be appealed to ministers and provides context for our appeals forms.
If you take part in the appeals process, use DPEA websites, contact the division or attend a webcast, the DPEA may collect certain information about you. To find out more about what information is collected, how the information is used and managed please read the DPEA's privacy notice
Telephone: 0300 244 6668
Planning and Environmental Appeals Division
4 The Courtyard
Callendar Business Park