Banwell bypass - planning application

Further information has been submitted to us as the Local Planning Authority about the planning application for the construction of a bypass around Banwell. The amendments are in response to recommendations from statutory and other consultees.

The amended plans and further information submitted includes:

  • changes to the application boundary (the red line)
  • additional bat mitigation
  • additional speed control measures and revised extents of speed limit;
  • additional replacement playing fields for Banwell Football Club

­­You can view the amendments and environmental statement, and comment on the application using the link below. The reference is 22/P/1768/R3EIA.

We also provide advice about how to submit comments, when they need to be sent to us and what we can consider.

A paper copy of the environmental statement is available to view, upon request, at the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare. Paper copies can also be provided, for a fee, by emailing

The application will be considered by the Planning & Regulatory Committee, and we will announce the date of the meeting once it is confirmed.

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