South Petherton Neighbourhood Area Designation

South Somerset District Council has approved the designation of the parish of South Petherton as a Neighbourhood Area, in accordance with the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012.

South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan Submission

Made Neighbourhood Plan  

South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan Statement of Decision

Neighbourhood Plan with Post Examination Changes


´╗┐Declaration of Result

As its meeting on the 3rd May 2018, the District Council agreed to the Examiner's recommendations and to proceed to a referendum, which is now set to take place on the 12th July 2018.  The specified documents in association with this process are available below.

Referendum Information Statement

General information about Neighbourhood planning and the referendum

Notice regarding the Referendum

Decision Statement

DX Report

Examination Report

South Petherton Reg 16 Comments

South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan Submission SSDC Comments

The South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan has now been submitted for examination by an independent Examiner and you have the opportunity to comment before the Examination takes place. The consultation period runs from 14th December 2017 to 31st January 2018. The following documents are now available to view and you can also access a form on which to make your representations. Details on how to submit comments are contained in the Submission Notice below.

Post Examination

Response to Examiners Comments

Examination Report

Neighbourhood Plan with Post Examination Changes

Parish Design Statement incorporating Examiner's proposed modifications

South Petherton Decision Statement

South Petherton Reg 16 Comments

South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan Submission SSDC Comments


Notice of Submission

Submission Letter

Neighbourhood Plan

Consultation Statement

Basic Conditions Statement

Parish Design Statement

Sustainability Appraisal Report

Statement of Reasons for not undertaking a Strategic Environmental Assessment

Strategic Environmental Assessment and Habitat Regulations Screening Report

Response Forms

Natural England Response

Highways England Response

SSDC Comments

Public Health Comments

Marine Management Organisation Comments

Historic England Comments

Schedule Reg 16 Comments

Historic England

Landscape Study

The area to which the designation relates is the whole of the parish of South Petherton, as identified in the map available as a PDF download below, the application letter can also be downloaded below.

This designation sets out the area which the South Petherton Neighbourhood Plan will cover, no other neighbourhood plans being permitted in that area.

Related documents:

South Petherton application letter

South Petherton Neighbourhood Area Map

South Petherton Neighbourhood Area letter of designation

SEA Screening Report

April 2015