Development Plan Policies:

For details of the development plan and other planning policies visit North Somerset Council's web site by clicking here.

North Somerset Local Plan 2038

Pre-Commencement Document Consultation 10 March - 22 April 2020

The response of Burrington Parish Council (21.04.20) is available here.

Challenges for the Future Consultation 22 July to 2 September 2020

The responses of Burrington Parish Council are available here.



The Joint Local Transport Plan 4 (2019-2036)

Consultation on the Draft Joint Local Transport Plan (February/March 2019)

Click here for the Parish Council response 


Development Management:

Planning Map: By using North Somerset Council's online map you can easily locate and view planning application records. You can also view planning constraints such as Conservation Areas, Tree Preservation Orders, Listed Buildings, Flood zones, Greenbelt, etc.

Guide to Undertaking Development: North Somerset Council has produced a guide for those with planning permission on how to undertake development 'From Start to Finish'. Click here to view.

Breaches of Planning Control and Unauthorised Developments. If you suspect that unauthorised development (including change of use) is taking place withhout planning permission or in breach of planning permission, you should contact the enforcement team at North Somerset Council at this link. They will deal with your inquiry discreetly and anonymously.

Planning Applications: The Parish Council is consulted by North Somerset Council on all planning applications in the parish. Planning applications, with supporting plans and documents can be inspected by searching on the application reference number, postcode or weekly lists at:

Whenever possible, applications that are currently the subject of consultations will be listed below.

To view an application, copy the application number and paste it into the search box at the above link.

Address                                                   Planning Application Numbers and Details Target Response Date 


You can comment directly on planning applications on the North Somerset Council web site or contact the Parish Council. 

All previous planning permissions and other applications can also be viewed via the following link:


Long-term Flood Risk

Check your address for long-term flood risk here.


Bristol Airport Expansion

Click here for the latest update from North Somerset Council on the Planning Application and Appeal 

Click here for Burrington Parish Council's comments on the Outline Planning Application for Airport Expansion (18/P/5118/OUT) (January 2019)  

Click here for Burrington Parish Council's response to Bristol Airport's Master Plan Consultation Stage II: Development Proposals and Options (16 May to 6 July 2018)

Click here for Burrington Parish Council's response to Bristol Airport's Master Plan Consultation (16 November 2017 to 26 January 2018)