All three of our local authorities across Portbury Avonmouth Severnside have Local Plans out for consultation at the moment. These plans have a significant influence on what is able to be developed across the area and land use policy; and we would encourage you to engage with them if you can.

North Somerset Council (NSC)

NSC’s Local Plan 2039 info page
NSC’s plan is more advanced than the others, and is now in what is known as the Pre-submission plan (reg 19) consultation period. This runs from 27 November until 5pm on Monday 22 January 2024.
A pdf of the plan is available here.
Information about how to respond to the consultation is here.

Bristol City Council (BCC)

BCC’s Local Plan Review info page
BCC’s plan consulation is open now and runs until Friday 26 January 2024
A pdf of the main plan document is available here.
Information about how to respond to the consultation and supplementary documents are here.

South Glos. Council (SGC)

SGC’s New Local Plan info page
SGC’s plan is in its Phase 3 consultation period. This runs from 6th December until the 7 February 2024.
A pdf of the plan is available here.
Information about how to respond to the consultation is here.
You can also find out about online and local events here.
These include:

  • Almondsbury Old School Hall – Tuesday 23 January 2024 (4.30pm-7.30pm) (venue has limited parking)
  • Easter Compton VIllage Hall – Wednesday 24 January 2024 (4pm-7pm)

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