Local Plan Consultation Part 1

Posted on 22nd July, 2020


UPDATE: North Somerset Local Plan 2038: Challenges and Choices Part 1 Challenges for the Future Consultation Statement October 2020




North Somerset Local Plan 2038 Challenges and Choices Part 1

22 Jul 2002 Sep 20"A Local Plan sets out where developments can and cannot take place and ensures we get the right type of development in the right place with the right services and infrastructure ... This document is the first stage"


NB: Bleadon Parish will not be meeting before the deadline of this consultation, their next meeting is planned for 14 Sept 20.


North Somerset Council states:

"A new Local Plan for North Somerset is being prepared, which will guide housing, jobs and business investment, transport, community facilities and supporting infrastructure in the area until 2038.


The first stage of consultation in the new plan’s preparation focuses on the challenges and issues that need facing in North Somerset, such as the climate emergency, how and where to provide jobs and homes, our to ensure development is located in sustainable places, how to protect and enhance our green and blue space and the future role of the Green Belt.


This online consultation will run for six weeks from Wednesday 22 July to Wednesday 2 September 2020


Further information about the Local Plan can also be found at www.n-somerset.gov.uk/newlocalplan


Regular questions will also be raised across the council’s social media accounts on Facebook (www.facebook.com/NorthSomersetCouncil) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/NorthSomersetC) to spark discussion and encourage feedback. All replies made on council-run social media profiles will be analysed and added to the consultation responses.


The responses received to this consultation will guide the next stage of the Local Plan, focussing on choices about the location of future development.


There will be many more opportunities to get involved and have your say in future - but now is the time to really influence the development of the new Local Plan for North Somerset."

The response is to be published 26 Oct 20.



Previous Pre-Local Plan Consultation

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