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  • Draft Public Realm Design Guide for Taunton Garden Town

    We are now consulting on the draft Public Realm Design Guide for Taunton Garden Town which is a document illustrating the Council’s aspirations for maintaining and improving the public realm design quality across the Taunton Garden Town area. The consultation will take place from Friday... More
    Closes 5 February 2021
  • Districtwide Design Guide - Streetmaking, Parking & Placemaking

    We are now re-consulting on the Streets, Parking and Placemaking section of the draft Design Guide for Somerset West and Taunton (SWT), excluding the Exmoor National Park (which produces its own planning documents). This re-consultation is taking place as the previous guidance for Streets,... More
    Closes 5 February 2021
  • New Council Housing Development in Minehead

    Somerset West and Taunton Council is encouraging members of the public to have their say about a planning application for 54 council rented homes at Rainbow Way (off Seaward Way) which is due to be submitted shortly. This is the first time in over 30 years that new council housing has been... More
    Closed 15 January 2021
  • Climate Positive Planning: Interim Policy Statement on Planning for the Climate Emergency

    We are now consulting on 'Climate Positive Planning', an Interim Policy Statement on Planning for the Climate Emergency. The consultation will take place from Monday 23 November 2020 to Monday 4 January 2021. The Interim Policy Statement seeks to clarify existing planning policy... More
    Closed 4 January 2021
  • Monkton Heathfield Garden Community Concept Plan and Design Guide

    We are now consulting on draft Plans and a Draft Design Guide for the next phase of the Monkton Heathfield development area. The consultation will take place from Monday 15 June to Friday 10 July 2020. The consulation consists of: A draft Framework Plan for the SS1... More
    Closed 10 July 2020
  • Draft Districtwide Design Guide

    We are now consulting on the draft Design Guide for Somerset West and Taunton, excluding the Exmoor National Park (which produces its own planning documents). This document sets out how the Council wants to improve design quality across the area. The consultation will take place from... More
    Closed 30 March 2020
  • Affordable Employment LDO - Small Scale Industrial Space

    We are now consulting on the Employment Local Development Order (LDO) for small scale industrial space. The consultation will take place from Monday 13 January to Monday 16 March 2020. A copy of the draft order including the Technical Informative, Design Guide and Statement of... More
    Closed 16 March 2020
  • Local Plan Issues and Options - Quick Read

    This is the quick read version of the Local Plan Issues and Options consultation. This is the first consultation stage in the Local Plan process. The document looks at key issues for our area and suggests ways we can address these. The issues we are looking at include how to... More
    Closed 16 March 2020
  • Local Plan Issues and Options

    We are now consulting on the Local Plan Issues and Options document. The consultation will take place from Monday 13 January to Monday 16 March 2020. This is the first consultation stage in the Local Plan process. The document looks at key issues for our area and suggests ways we... More
    Closed 16 March 2020
  • Local Plan Issues and Options - Sustainability Appraisal

    We are now consulting on the Sustainability Appraisal (SA) Objectives and Alternatives Report for the Local Plan Issues and Options document. The consultation will take place from Monday 13 January to Monday 16 March 2020. SA is a systematic process that aims to promote sustainable... More
    Closed 16 March 2020
  • Local Plan Issues and Options - Habitat Regulations Assessment

    We are now consulting on the Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA) for the Local Plan Issues and Options document. The consultation will take place from Monday 13 January to Monday 16 March 2020. The HRA assesses the Local Plan policies and proposals in terms of their impact on Special... More
    Closed 16 March 2020
  • Climate Emergency Plans

    We are consulting on early ideas for tackling the climate emergency in Somerset West and Taunton from 20 January to 2 March 2020. The consultation will review p roposals outlined in a document produced by the Council to begin discussions with residents, businesses and... More
    Closed 2 March 2020
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