Decision details

Consultation on 3 draft Conservation Area Character appraisals

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Homes and Planning, Leader of the Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Public consultation on draft character appraisals, proposed boundary changes and management proposals for the Midsomer Norton/Welton, Saltford and Queen Charlton Conservation Areas.


The Cabinet Members agree that a six week public consultation takes place from late May to mid-July 2017 on the draft Midsomer Norton and Welton, Saltford, and Queen Charlton Conservation Area Character Appraisals, including proposed boundary changes and management proposals.

Reasons for the decision:

The appraisal process, including consultation is taking place pursuant to the local planning authority’s continuing duty under the relevant planning legislation to review its conservation areas. It will enable better informed development management decisions to be taken regarding the conservation and enhancement of local character, and also inform current and future council strategies.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 19/05/2017

Date of decision: 19/05/2017

Effective from: 27/05/2017

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