Planning Policy Consultations

Details of Planning Policy Consultations and Community Engagement.

Planning Policy Consultations

Single Local Plan Review

The Council anticipate undertaking 'Early Engagement' on the SCI and Scope of the Plan Review  from September-October 2020.
Further consultation is planned for Spring 2021 . Later stages  are set out in the Local Development Scheme.
The overall timetable will be reviewed in early 2021.

Emerging studies and evidence for the Plan Review

Comments are usually invited from stakeholders in relation to  initial methodology or draft findings of studies.
Relevant stakeholders will be notified and may include wider public consultation.

Local Plan Part 2

There will be no further consultation on Local Plan Part 2 unless recommended by the Inspector.

Local Plan Mailing List

The Council maintain a contact database for individuals and organisations.
Please contact the planning policy team by email planningpolicy@mendip.gov.uk to be included on our consultation database.

Statement of Community Involvement - SCI

The SCI sets out Mendip District Council's policies on consultation and engagement in the preparation of  planning policy documents and
and planning applications. A revised SCI is in preparation and will be published for consultation in September.

The 2013 SCI can be found here: Icon for pdf Statement of Community Involvement [435.38KB].