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Puriton Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 16 Publication

The former Sedgemoor District Council previously approved the designation of the Neighbourhood Area for Puriton on 2 February 2017. The Puriton Neighbourhood Plan was formally submitted to Somerset Council in October 2023.

Somerset Council is satisfied that the submission meets the requirements of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 (as amended) and in accordance with those regulations, as the Local Planning Authority, is publicising the plan for a period of six weeks from 1 November 2023 to 14 December 2023.

Documents for inspection

The submitted plan and associated documents are available for inspection and are published as follows, during the consultation period:

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A statement of the consultation

PDF, 2.36MB
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A statement of Basic Conditions

PDF, 1.01MB
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Screening report for Strategic Environmental Assessment

PDF, 978KB


How you can comment

Representations are invited on the Neighbourhood Plan by 5pm on Thursday 14 December 2023:

  •  By email to
  •  By post, For the Attention Of – Nick Tait, Planning Policy Team, Somerset Council, King Square, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3AR

Representations may include a request to be notified of the Local Planning Authority’s decision under Regulation 19 in relation to the Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Please note that the Decision Statement will also be published on our website as soon as it is available. Representations made at this stage will be forwarded to the person carrying out the examination of the plan, when they are appointed.

Last reviewed: November 3, 2023 by Neil

Next review due: May 3, 2024

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