Porlock Parish Council has a responsibility to consider the impact planning applications have on Porlock Village and provide their comments/recommendations to Exmoor National Park Authority.
A BRIEF GUIDE TO PLANNING
The local planning authority Exmoor National Park Authority notifies all planning applications that affect the Parish Council for their consideration and comment.
Porlock Parish Council , as a statutory consultee of Somerset West & Taunton (SW&T), is then asked to comment on all planning applications within the Parish.
The Parish Council is consulted for its local knowledge but does not determine a Planning Application, we are a statutory consultee.
The following Planning Applications are currently under review:
6/27/22/110 THE OLD BUS GARAGE, PORLOCK WEIR, MINEHEAD, TA24 8PE
Proposed erection of shed and creation of external storage area. Retrospective.
6/27/22/109DC FLAT 1 RIVERSIDE, THE TANNERY, HIGH STREET, PORLOCK, MINEHEAD, TA24 8PU
Discharge of Conditions 3 and 4 (Windows & Doors) of approved application 6/27/21/119
6/27/22/108LB SHIP INN, PORLOCK, MINEHEAD, TA24 8QD
Listed building consent for the proposed replacement of 1no timber purlin and 1no timber window casement within outbuilding.