The Council adopted the West Somerset Local Plan on the 23rd November 2016. The document includes a new set of planning policies for the parts of the District outside the Exmoor National Park, replacing most of the policies of the Saved West Somerset District Local Plan adopted in 2006. The Adopted Local Plan can be viewed or downloaded via the link below. Full documentation of the process by which the Local Plan was prepared is available on the Planning Policy Archive page.
Last updated 8th March 2018.