What is a Neighbourhood Plan?

  • meeting03A statutory plan, covering Wedmore Parish, to accompany Sedgemoor’s Local Plan. It would contain policies which will guide decisions on future planning applications.
  • It must accommodate at least the number of new homes required by Sedgemoor’s new Local Plan, and it may accommodate more, if desired by local people.
  • It can specify which developments are allocated to which sites in the village and their use.
  • It may also be able to influence other issues important to residents – such as: transport, green issues, and design.