Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney


The Planning Committee determines all planning applications not included within the delegation to the appointed officer. Details in relation to the scheme of delegation are available from the Related Links section on this page. The procedure adopted at meetings can be downloaded from the Related Downloads section on this page.

  • Chair: Councillor Owen Tierney - West Mainland.
  • Vice Chair: Councillor Steve Sankey - East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray.

Details of the Planning Committee meetings can be accessed by year through the links in this section.