Planning and building control
Find information about Land and Premises including Local Land Charges.
Information on Planning permissions and enforcement.
We believe conservation of Buildings and the Natural Environment vital to the South Somerset area.
The Planning Policy Team are responsible for the preparation of Local Development Framework Documents and provides the Council's spatial planning policy functions.
The Strategic Housing Service works to provide decent, safe and secure homes throughout the district. The Council responds to national, regional and local priorities and ensures that sufficient multi-tenure housing is provided to meet the needs of a changing population.
Find information on Building Control and the application process.
View a building control application.
Access planning applications online.
South Somerset District Council is the street naming and numbering authority for the South Somerset area with the principal responsibility of ensuring that streets are named and properties are numbered or named.