Community Governance Review for Taunton

Closed 12 Jan 2022

Opened 17 Nov 2021


Somerset West and Taunton Council is carrying out a review to decide on changes to existing local governance arrangements, including whether or not a new town or parish council or councils should be set up in those parts of Taunton where they don’t currently exist.

Full information about the review including the terms of reference and a timetable, are on our website at  

We want to hear from local residents, business owners and organisations that are within the area of scope of the review.

You can complete this questionnaire online, or obtain a paper version and return it to Governance Team, Somerset West and Taunton Council, PO Box 866, Taunton TA1 9GS or hand it in one of our offices.  

Alternatively, you can tell us your views by emailing:  

This consultation will close on Wednesday 12 January 2022    

What happens next

Once this first stage of consultation has completed the Council will consider the results and then publish draft recommendations for a further stage or second stage consultation.


  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background


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