Planning Applications


Bishops Clyst Parish Council is consulted by East Devon District Council on Planning Applications in the parish.

Details of current planning applications can be found on East Devon District Council’s planning portal.

To make a representation the preferred and most efficient way is via the EDDC portal:

(1) EDDC Portal: Click this link Simple Search ( and enter the relevant planning application reference in the search field and click ‘search’; go to the ‘comments’ tab where you will be instructed to login or register. Once you have registered instructions will follow.


(2) Email:

(3) Post: Planning West, East Devon District Council, Blackdown House, Border Road, Heathpark Industrial Estate, Honiton EX14 1EJ

Ensure the planning application reference is included in your email or postal representations.

The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) has developed a useful guide on How to respond to Planning Applications.

If you would like to make a representation about a planning application anonymously, whatever your point of view (support, neutral, object), then please send your comments to Cllr Mike Howe ( who will ensure they are represented in his submission. 

The Parish Council’s responses to applications are available on the East Devon District Council planning portal.

Further information on material considerations and making representations.


Link to EDDC portal: 23/1948/MFUL

Parish Council’s Addendum submitted 14/11/2023.

Parish Council’s representation on 23/1948/MFUL


The consultation website for the proposed housing developments has been updated to reflect the current scheme: Comments are welcome via

The Parish Council’s comment on the Winslade Park proposals 20/1001/MOUT and 20/1003/LBC can be downloaded here.