Blackawton Parish Council is asked to comment on most applications made that fall within the Parish boundary.

South Hams District Council is the local the Planning Authority.

Any views expressed by the Parish Council will be taken into account by SHDC before a decision is made, providing the points made are relevant to the determination of a planning application.

Members of the public can also comment directly to SHDC.

Details of planning applications up for discussion are listed in the Agenda for each meeting.
Members of the public are invited to attend meetings and to contribute their views.

This link below links to the South Hams District Council website. LINK
It has a range of planning resources including:

  • Search for planning applications,
  • How to comment on a planning application,
  • Planning Enforcement – what is a planning breach and how to report it,
  • Trees, and
  • Asking a planning question.