How do I find out about, or apply for building regulations approval?
All forms for all the various planning applications can be downloaded.
The council's pre-application service provides advice to customers who are thinking about making an application.
If you seek planning permission or consent to carry out works and your application is not decided within a set period, is refused or permission is granted with conditions which you disagree with, you usually have a right of appeal.
The council's current House Extension Design Guide was created to provide guidance for anyone considering an extension to their property, and includes design ideas and features which are likely to be acceptable as part of a planning application
The Planning Policy team is responsible for preparing and consulting on a Local Plan and related strategies to guide development in the District over the next 15 years. The team also monitors development activity and provides policy advice.
Information about enforcement at Mendip District Council.
Planning Obligations (Section 106 Legal Agreements)
Prior Approval for Change of Use
Details of footpath diversions
The council's Public Access website allows you to view details of planning applications currently being considered by the council as well as some planning history.
Where to find information about electronic communications
Local Land Charges provides a highly efficient and accurate level of service to Solicitors, Agents and members of the public requesting Search Applications to be made against residential/commercial properties and land within the District.