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The Efficiency Plan sets out the projected financial position within the Council’s Medium Term Financial Plan.
A Government decision to approve construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in West Somerset has been welcomed by the Council.
Two Somerset Councils are making history by becoming among the first in the country to progress towards a formal merger– subject to Government approval.
Home Moves Plus is a service for all social housing tenants in West Somerset, looking to downsize. Magna Housing Association have a dedicated Home Moves Adviser to help you through the whole process.
Use this search to view detailed drawings, associated documents and comment on planning applications registered since 2010.
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West Somerset Council covers 280 square miles of coast and countryside.
The population of the district is approximately 35,000 with about one third living in Minehead, which is the principal town.
The district encompasses Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with much of the district area falling within the area of the Exmoor National Park.
An image of West Somerset boundary and location can be seen below. For a more detailed image of the district boundary and ward boundaries can be seen by using the National Statistics - Boundary Viewer website.
West Somerset Council is made up of 28 Councillors (also known as Members) who are elected for 4 years. See Political Structure for more details.
West Somerset Council shares a Management Team with Taunton Deane Borough Council. See Joint Management Team for more details.
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