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:
6/27/21/126LB SHIP INN, PORLOCK, MINEHEAD, TA24 8QD
Listed Building Consent for the proposed replacement of 5 no. windows.
6/27/21/127 Flats 1-25, John Barnes Court, Englands Road, Porlock, Minehead, TA24 8QR
Proposed removal of existing concrete tiles and re-roof entire block of flats with new concrete tiles, together with the replacement of aluminum fascias with uPVC, 3 no. existing Velux windows and existing GRP dormer side cladding with lead.