Find out about planning, building and land development in Lawrence Weston.


Lawrence Weston Neighbourhood Planning Group. Find out why the group was formed, when they meet and see notes of previous meetings.

PLEASE NOTE: The formal consultation on the application to re-designate the Lawrence Weston Neighbourhood Planning Group as the Neighbourhood (Planning) Forum for the Lawrence Weston Neighbourhood Planning Area will start on Friday 2nd March, and will run for 8 weeks until Friday 27th April. Click here for more information  and Click here to see the application

Lawrence Weston Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP).  Planning applications within Lawrence Weston must be considered against the NDP, giving more say to local people.

Lawrence Weston Community Plan: The Way Forward 2013-2023. This is a ten year plan for making Lawrence Weston an even better place to live, work or study. It works alongside the Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Community-led Housing Project: Astry Close. This has been set up to address some of the housing issues identified in the Community Plan and the Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Planning applications – Bristol City Council Website. Find out how to apply for planning permission or view or comment on applications. All applications in Lawrence Weston should be sent by the Council to the Lawrence Weston Neighbourhood Planning Group for consultation. Contact us if you wish to informally discuss your application before making a formal submission to the Council.