Heritage and planning

Listed building consent

If you own or live in a listed building, you will need consent from your council to make changes to it

Heritage statements

Heritage statements must describe the significance of any historic assets affected by a development

Article 4 Directions

An Article 4 Direction is a planning regulation that gives additional planning control in a particular location

Conservation areas

Information about areas of special architectural character and historic interest that are protected by law

Planning advice

Visit our comprehensive section on planning, including information on how to submit an application

Weston regeneration

A programme of improvements is under way to develop Weston-super-Mare town centre

Heritage Action Zones

Weston-super-Mare has two Heritage Action Zones - find out about them in this section