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Welcome to Congresbury Parish Council

Congresbury Parish Council recommends refusal of planning application 

Congresbury Parish Council recommends refusal of planning application 22/P/0459/OUT for 90 houses on land off Mulberry Road. The Parish Council made this decision at its full council meeting on 7 April 2022. North Somerset Council will now assess all the objections. See our response here

Planning Committee Meeting

There was a meeting of the Planning Committee in St Andrew’s Room, the Old School Rooms, on Monday 25th April at 7.30pm.  The draft minutes can be viewed here.   

Full Council Meeting 

There will be a meeting of the Full Council in the Jubilee Hall, Congresbury, on Thursday 12th May at 7:30pm. The agenda can be viewed here.  

 North Somerset Council draft Local Plan is out for consultation

Each local authority has to publish a local plan to outline policies and locations for development. The government forces each local authority to plan for a certain amount of growth and to produce a plan. North Somerset Council has produced a new draft plan  that covers the 15 year plan period 2023- 2038. The Parish Council will review and respond but please do offer your views to North Somerset Council. For more information please see North Somerset Council

Become a councillor

Do you want to help shape the future of Congresbury? Do you want to improve our local services in Congresbury? Do you want to create change that matters to local people? If the answer is yes to any of these, then consider becoming a councillor on the Parish Council. If you would like to know more, please contact the Parish Office via phone or email or contact any of the current councillors. 

 Public toilets

The Parish Council has taken the difficult decision to close the public toilets until further notice. The Council is looking at options about the future of the toilets and initial options discussed on 7 April 2022. 

Temporary road closures 

Notice of intent for the temporary closure of: 

The Layby for A370 Main Road, Cleeve can be seen here. 

Please note the Parish Office is open (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday mornings 9am to 11.45 am) but the door is locked. If you wish to come to the office it is best to ring or email ahead to make an appointment. Please then ring the bell and a member of staff will come out to you.

For information on village events, clubs and societies please click on the link to the village website here
If you would like to know more about the history of Congresbury click here
If you wish to connect to North Somerset Council please click here .