Local Development Panel

The Purpose of the Local Development Panel

The purpose of the Panel is to monitor and make recommendations to Council for all major aspects of Planning Policy, with particular reference to the Local Development Framework.

The full role and functions of the Panel are set out within the Council's Constitution together with the Terms of Reference, which can be found on this page.

Membership of Local Development Panel

8 seats in total

6 Conservative

2 West Somerset Opposition

Name Political Group
Cllr K H Turner (Chairman) Conservative
Cllr S Y Goss (Vice Chairman) Conservative
Cllr D Westcott Conservative
Cllr B Heywood Conservative
Cllr B Maitland-Walker Conservative
Cllr J Parbrook Conservative
Cllr P Pilkington West Somerset Opposition
Cllr T Venner West Somerset Opposition