Hinkley Point C Supplementary Planning Document

The purpose of the Hinkley Point C SPD is to help to inform proposals and assist potential developers, including EDF Energy, in formulating their plans. The SPD will also help inform the Councils' Local Impact Report that will be submitted to the Infrastructure Planning Commission, when they consider the application for the main power station.

Further details of the preparation of the SPD may be read and downloaded from the website's Hinkley Point pages via the links from this page.

In accordance with Regulation 16 and Regulation 19 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Development) (England) Regulations 2004 as amended by the 2008 and 2009 Amendment Regulations, West Somerset Council adopted the Hinkley Point C SPD as a Supplementary Planning Document on 13th October 2011.

The SPD is available to download here, in addition, hard copies are available to consult in the following locations:

  • West Somerset Council’s Offices at Killick Way, Williton, TA4 4QA
  • Sedgemoor District Council’s Offices at Bridgwater House, King Square, Bridgwater, TA6 3AR