The latest information on development activity in Mendip can be found here.
Counts of completed and permitted dwellings for towns and villages from 1st April 2006 to 31st March 2019. The latest survey is as at 31st March 2019. The next survey (March 2020) will be available in September 2020.
Five Year Housing Supply
Local Planning Authorities are expected to identify and maintain a five year supply of housing sites in the district.
The Council's most recent assessment of five year supply and supporting evidence is based on completions to 1st July 2018 and the revised NPPF.
Supply of Gypsy and Traveller Sites
The Council monitor permissions granted against the current estimates of need.
Gypsy and Traveller Sites -(August 2018).
Employment Land and Premises Monitor (ELP)
This report tracks development progress on allocated/emerging employment sites. It also provides a 'snapshot' of recent completions, permissions and allocations and larger retail consents. The monitor reflects progress and proposals as at December 2018.
Community Facilities in Primary and Secondary villages
Core Policy 1 of the Local Plan Part 1 identifies a hierarchy of settlements in Mendip including the five main towns and a group of 16 Primary and 13 Secondary Villages. The definition of Primary and Secondary Villages is linked to a number of key services and facilities. A change in key facilities may be taken into account as a 'material consideration' when determining individual planning applications or site allocations in the Local Plan Part II.
Land promoted for development & Brownfield Register
Information on promoting land to the Council for development and brownfield sites can be found on the Development Land page.