Planning: What you need to know about accessing the service

South Somerset District Council's Planning service deals with an around 2,000 planning applications each year, meaning that the team of planners and admin support are quite a busy team!

Cartgate Tourist Information Centre sees fantastic advertising opportunities installed

Cartgate Tourist Information Centre (TIC) has recently installed two 49" HDTV screens providing a fantastic opportunity to promote South Somerset and the neighbouring districts as a tourism destination.

New trail leaflets to help you explore more of Yeovil Country Park

Rangers at Yeovil Country Park on Wednesday 28 November did a launch of their new trail leaflets

Partnership unveiled to fuel Somerset’s rural communities

Homeowners and tenants across Somerset can save money each and every time they fill-up their oil tanks thanks to the improved fuel syndicate launched by The Community Council for Somerset (CCS) in partnership with AF Affinity Limited.

Walk the commemorative First World War walk with the Community Heritage Access Centre team

In the year that marks a century since the end of the First World War, South Somerset District Council (SSDC) would like to invite people to join in a guided walk around Yeovil town centre.

Women across South Somerset can be In It Together

With over 2,500 women taking part in sporting activities in the past three years, South Somerset District Council's In It Together project has certainly had a real impact on many women's lives.

Communities invited to apply for grant to help reduce carbon footprint and use of fossil fuels

South Somerset Community Energy Society (SSCES) is pleased to invite the communities of South Somerset who are working to reduce their carbon footprint and their use of fossil fuels to apply for a grant.

Pioneering Yeovil Innovation Centre unveils exciting expansion to support even more new businesses as it marks its 10th birthday

The Yeovil Innovation Centre announces an expansion to support new businesses as it marks its 10th birthday.

Emergency temporary accommodation officially opens in Yeovil

Refurbished temporary accommodation in Yeovil has officially been opened by South Somerset District Council, the accommodation will be used for applicants approaching the council as homeless and to provide additional support to residences.

15 things we’re very proud of delivering in the past 18 months

Fifteen accomplishments South Somerset District Council have achieved in the past eighteen months.