Cossington Parish Council


Planning & Building Control

This section contains links to a number of useful resources relating to Planning and Building Control

Sedgemoor Planning OnLine allows you to view details of planning applications (including plans and related documents) that have been or are being considered by the Local Planning Authority, to monitor the progress of an application and to search for applications received and decided. You can also comment on an application on-line.


Applications can be searched by a number of options including:

Entering the planning application number

All applications for Cossington in a particular month

All applications from a particular applicant

This document was formally adopted by Sedgemoor District Council  on 24th October 2012 as official Supplementary Planning Guidance , providing a local village context to the Core Strategy policies. The final adopted version can be downloaded here.

This is a link to a useful short document produced by Sedgemoor District Council in December  2011 comparing Village Statements, Parish Plans and Neighbourhood Plans

This much talked about document was finally published on 27th March 2012 as a key part of the Government's planning reforms and sets out the framework for planning policy nationwide - with quite an emphasis on local influence in decision making

Sedgemoor District Council's web page on Planning and Building provides links to a number of documents and other information  - including district planning policies (the Core Strategy) along with advice on raising and commenting on planning applications


Cossington Parish Council

5 Channel Court, Burnham on Sea, Somerset TA8 1NE

Tel: 01278 789859 | Email: woolavingtonpc@aol.com