A new unitary Somerset Council which will replace Somerset County Council and the four district councils: Mendip, Sedgemoor, Somerset West and Taunton, and South Somerset begins on 1 April 2023.
If you would like to share your views on the LCN, please visit the Somerset County Council website. If you would like to read more about LCNs before sharing your views about the proposals, please visit the New Somerset Council FAQ page and read the LCN pilot.
If you want to request a paper copy of the consultation, or would like the information in an easy-read or alternative format, please contact us by email at [email protected] or call Somerset County Council direct on 0300 123 2224.
The LCN consultation will begin on 5 September at 5pm and close on 17 October 2022 at 11.59pm.
Following the consultation a formal decision paper, including a resourcing plan, will be submitted to Somerset County Council’s Executive, scheduled for 16th November 2022.
For more information, please visit the New Somerset Council website.