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  • Applications are now being registered within 5 working days.
  • The Bath & North East Somerset Council Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) will be implemented from 6th April 2015 and will be payable on planning applications where the proposal creates floorspace through a new building or conversion/change of use. CIL is a new tariff system that will allow the council to raise funds from development to contribute to the costs of providing some of the infrastructure needed. An additional CIL form will need to be completed for all applications from now. For developers this means is that any applications approved after April 6th 2015 may be subject to CIL. Further information and guidance can be found on the website.

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Planning Policy

The Planning Policy team is responsible for providing policies to guide and encourage future development in the district.

The Planning Policy homepage contains news and information relating to the Local Plan, the Local Development Framework, supplementary planning documents and other planning policy documents, as well as information relating to national and regional planning policy.  This includes the Core Strategy which is the first of a new generation of policy documents for Bath & North East Somerset and it will set out the long-term planning framework for the district. 

Heritage and Environment 

Historic Environment and online advice regarding listed buildings, conservation areas and historic parks & gardens

Archaeology and planning

Trees & Woodlands and planning

View information about Tree Preservation Orders or find details about our Tree Advice Services

Ecology and planning

Find out about Landscape design and projects, and the Urban Design service and advice available.

Major developments in Bath & North East Somerset 

View up to date information regarding major developments and projects within Bath and North East Somerset. 

Planning Services is taking part in the open data sharers pilot, further information can be found here.


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