The Parish Council plays an active part in all local planning issues. It is probably the area of the Council’s role that is best known to the community and which can be of the most importance.

Search and comment on local planning applications

To see local planning applications, follow this link and then search by Ward or Parish or enter a house or place name or other keyword to find recent planning applications. 

The Draft Dorset Local Plan

Dorset Council’s draft Local Plan proposes almost 40,000 new houses + roads, car parks & services. These will encroach on our precious Green Belt, our famous Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and other locally valued greenfield land.