Draft Supplementary Planning Document

The Council is in the process of preparing a new Supplementary Planning Document ‘Refuse storage for new residential properties’ which includes guidance on the design of waste and recycling storage for all types of properties in Mid Devon.

The first consultation was held earlier this year on the scope of the new SPD. Since the initial consultation representations have been taken into account to prepare a draft SPD which is out for consultation on 10 October 2016 – 21 November 2016.

View the documents

Refuse storage for new residential properties – Draft SPD

Statement of Consultation

Hard copies of the draft SPD are also available at Council offices and at Mid Devon Libraries during normal opening hours.

Get Involved

If you wish to make comments, please do so in writing by 21 November 2016 (midnight).

Your response must include your name and full postal address and your representation will be treated as a public document. Comments should be sent by email to planningconsultations@middevon.gov.uk or posted/delivered to:


Forward Planning,

Mid Devon District Council

Phoenix House,

Phoenix Lane,


EX16 6PP


To keep you up to date in an efficient manner, we intend to rely more heavily on e-mails in the future. If you have not already provided us with an e-mail address please provide this along with your representation.


What has happened previously?

The Council conducted an initial consultation from 23 May to 18 July 2016 on the content of a new Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). A total of 9 valid representations were received.

View the documents

Refuse Storage for New Residential Properties Scoping Consultation Report

Representations received

A total of 9 valid representations were received. A summary of the representations received along with the individual representation are shown below.

Summary of representations


Rep 1 -

G J Palin 

Rep 2 -

Barratt David Wilson Homes c/o LRM Planning 

Rep 3 -

Devon County Council

Rep 4 -

Crediton Town Council

Rep 5 -

Devon and Cornwall Police

Rep 6 -

Willand Parish Council

Rep 7 -

Natural England

Rep 8 -

Robert Rew

Rep 9 -

Frances Anson




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