Purbeck Local Plan Review Consultation 29 Jan 2018 – 12 March 2018
Purbeck District Council’s original local plan was agreed in 2012.
The Council uses the local plan to decide planning applications. It sets out where larger housing development and commercial and shopping development can go whilst protecting our special
The current local plan specifies that 120 new homes per year is our planned target. This target is below the number of homes that we now think we need. This is why we are reviewing the local plan and seeking your views on it..
About Studland Parish Council
Parish Councils were set up by statute in 1894 to provide government for people at a local level and to attempt to address their local issues.
Studland Parish Council consists of nine councillors, each elected to serve for four years, one of whom is the Chairman and another of whom is the Vice-Chairman. Chairman and Vice-Chairman are elected at the first Council Meeting (or Annual Meeting) in May. Casual Vacancies on the Council are advertised in the Council’s notice-cases.
The Council meets on the third Monday of each month, in the Village Hall at 7.30p.m. Notice of meetings and the full agenda of the items to be discussed are posted on the Council’s noticeboard (at the Village Hall) and also on this website. At each meeting, time is set aside for public discussion, when any parishioner may ask questions or air concerns or grievances.