Parish Council response to consultation

On Wednesday 19 January 2022 the Parish Council submitted its response to part 3 of the Local Plan consultation.

More development for Exminster?

Teignbridge District Council is reviewing its Local Plan. This could have long-term consequences for Exminster.

The Local Plan is a document that sets out policies, proposals and actions needed to meet environmental, social and economic challenges facing the area.

Part 3 of the consultation is open until noon on 24 January and includes a small residential site, wind farm and possible sites for solar farms.

Key documents for Exminster

The detailed proposals for the whole district are on the Teignbridge District Council website.  At the end of that page, there is a link to a survey where you can submit a response. Alternatively you can email localplanreview@teignbridge.gov.uk or write to Spatial Planning (Local Plan Review), Teignbridge District Council, Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot. TQ12 4XX

There are some specific links relevant to Exminster:

Wind Site 22 – Powderham New Plantation

Proposed Solar Sites throughout Teignbridge

Small residential site (land to north and south of Days Pottles Lane)

Small Residential Site map

The consultation also includes provision for a Gypsy and Traveller pitch. This is not in the Parish and is located near Ashburton.

If you would prefer to look at a hard copy of the documents, please contact clerk@exminsterparishcouncil.gov.uk