How We Deal With Planning Applications

The process for dealing with all planning applications at Mendip District Council.


COVID-19: Guidance relating to the Planning Process in the current situation

Due to the current situation with Covid-19 the Planning Service, with respect to Development Management, has adopted new procedures as from 8 April 2020.

Full details can be found here

This document provides a guide to the Council's decision-making process adopted by the Planning Board on 17th November 2014.

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This flowchart illustrates the adopted decision making process in summary.

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This flowchart illustrates the same decision-making process but in full.

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This document contains the content of a leaflet which is set out with neighbour notification letters, explaining the planning process in more general terms.

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