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Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM3-8

  • Comment ID: 698049//7
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Agriculture DM57

  • Comment ID: 698049//15
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM9

  • Comment ID: 698049//8
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Businesses in the Countryside DM58-63

  • Comment ID: 698049//16
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM12

  • Comment ID: 698049//1
  • Status: Accepted
We welcome the inclusion of proposed policy DM12 aimed at conserving and enhancing the natural beauty of the designated landscape. We are pleased to note that the policy specifically refers to protecting views to and from the AONB which is an important consideration when assessing development proposals beyond the AONB but within its setting. It is strongly suggested, however, that the policy and supporting text should also make specific reference to the AONB Management Plan and require that all
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM10

  • Comment ID: 698049//9
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Ensuring Safe and Healthy Communities DM74

  • Comment ID: 698049//17
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM15

  • Comment ID: 698049//2
  • Status: Accepted
Policy DM15: Mineral working exploration, extraction and processing. The AONB Unit particularly welcomes the inclusion of hydraulic fracturing ('fracking') under this policy in the event that proposals arise in or near the AONB. The criteria which the local authority would have regard to when assessing all types of minerals development are supported in principle. However, it is felt that the policy should indicate that, wherever possible, new mineral working, extraction and processing should avo
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Living within Environmental Limits DM11

  • Comment ID: 698049//10
  • Status: Accepted
The AONB Unit welcomes the intentions of the following policies set out in the draft document.
Mendip Hills AONB unit 25 Mar 2013

Sites and Policies Plan Consultation Draft Dwellings in the Countryside DM45-47

  • Comment ID: 698049//3
  • Status: Accepted
It is considered that the note added to Policy DM45: 'Replacement dwellings in the countryside', cross referencing with the policy relating to development in the Green Belt, should also indicatethat if the replacement dwelling is in the AONB it will additionally need to comply with Policy DM12 seeking conservation and enhancement of the designated area. Policy DM46: 'The conversion of redundant rural buildings to residential use'. Sometimes conversion of traditional rural buildings to resident
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