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Public Guidance Notes for Planning Committees (Agenda Annexe) pdf icon PDF 57 KB

Councillor Reminder for Declaring Interests (Agenda Annexe) pdf icon PDF 48 KB

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Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence and notification of substitutions.


Declarations of Interest

To receive and note any declarations of interests in respect of any matters included on the agenda for consideration at this meeting.

(The other registrable interests of Councillors of Somerset Council, arising from membership of City, Town or Parish Councils and other Local Authorities will automatically be recorded in the minutes: City, Town & Parish Twin Hatters - Somerset Councillors 2023 )


Public Question Time

The Chair to advise the Committee of any items on which members of the public have requested to speak and advise those members of the public present of the details of the Council’s public participation scheme.


For those members of the public who have submitted any questions or statements, please note, a three minute time limit applies to each speaker.


Requests to speak at the meeting at Public Question Time must be made to the Monitoring Officer in writing or by email to  by 5pm on Wednesday 5 June 2024.



Planning Application 36/23/00011 Land At, Cricketer Farm, Cannington Road, Nether Stowey, Bridgwater, TA5 1LL pdf icon PDF 310 KB

To consider an application for the Erection of 58 dwellings (40% affordable units) with access, landscaping, parking, public open space and associated works.

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Planning Application 52/23/00006 Land South Of, New Road, West Huntspill, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9

To consider an application for the approval of reserved matters, for the erection of 45 dwellings, a car park, public open space and other associated infrastructure.

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Planning Application 34/24/00003 Land To The North Of, Olivers Road, Middlezoy, Bridgwater pdf icon PDF 107 KB

To consider an application for the Variation of Condition 5 of Planning Permission Application No. 34/23/00007 (Proposed formation of a temporary material stockpile for reservoir embankment construction, erection of fencing and gates, siting of welfare unit, alterations to existing access with parking and turning area.) to amend previously submitted documentation, to allow for a change to the proposed access route.


Planning application 01/23/00001 13 Bath Road, Ashcott, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 9QS pdf icon PDF 275 KB

To consider a planning application for full planning permission for the Change of use from residential (C3) to school (D1) with provision for boarding, associated works for access and parking (revised scheme).


Planning Application 01/23/00002 13 Bath Road, Ashcott, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 9QS pdf icon PDF 199 KB

To consider a Listed Building consent application for the Part-retrospective Listed Building Consent for works to be carried out to the Grade II Listed Ashcott House (List Entry Number: 1344970) and required for a change of use from residential (C3) to school (D1) with provision for boarding.


Planning Application 08/24/00027 16 Northgate, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3EU pdf icon PDF 175 KB

To consider a planning application for the Change of use of existing Offices to 8No. bedroom House of Multiple Occupation.


Planning application 11/23/00121 Land to the South of, 11, Isleport Lane, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To consider a planning application for the proposed erection of new 2 bed dwelling, with associated parking.


Planning application 17/23/00037 Sunny Glen, Upper New Road, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3DL pdf icon PDF 168 KB

To consider a planning application for the Erection of 4no. detached dwellings and associated works.


Planning Application 23/23/00010 Queenswood Farm, Broadlands Lane, Durleigh, Bridgwater, TA5 2AR pdf icon PDF 189 KB

To consider an application for the Erection of a Single Storey Dwelling.


Planning Application 42/22/00029 Land Off, Batch Road, Puriton, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To consider an application for the change of use of land to private gypsy and traveller site, including 3no. pitches each with 1no. mobile home, 1no. utility/ dayroom and 1no. tourer caravan. Also with, parking provisions and associated works (retrospective).



Planning Application 50/23/00069 Chapel Farm, Blakeway, Wedmore, Somerset, BS28 4UE pdf icon PDF 181 KB

To consider an application for the erection of an agricultural building to be used as an implement store (part retrospective).


Appeal Reports pdf icon PDF 31 KB

To consider 2 reports:

·       Appeals received from 1 May 2024

·       Appeals decided from 1 May 2024

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