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Review of old mineral permissions appeals: form and guidance

Guidance notes and form to submit an appeal to Scottish Ministers.

You have the right to make a review of old mineral permissions appeal to Scottish Ministers where a planning authority:

  • has refused your application
  • has imposed conditions you disagree with
  • has not issued a decision within the set timescale

The attached guidance explains:

  • 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.

You can [track the progress of your appeal online] (

More information

This form relates to appeals made under:

Planning Circular 3 2011: The Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2011 provides context for this specific appeal.

A guide to planning appeals explains what can be appealed to ministers and provides context for our appeals forms.

Appeal Form - ROMP.pdf

4 page PDF

Electronic Best Practice.pdf

2 page PDF


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Telephone: 0300 244 6668

Scottish Government
Planning and Environmental Appeals Division
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Callendar Business Park
Callendar Road

19 Apr 2016
Review of old mineral permissions appeals: form and guidance