Planning Applications & Guidance

Response to Island Planning Strategy 30th Sept 2021

Draft Island Planning Strategy

IWC Planning have published the draft Island Planning Strategy (IPS) and accompanying documents for public consultation.

The public consultation ran for a nine-week period from 9am Friday 30 July 2021 until 5pm Friday 1 October 2021. 

The documents can be found at and this page is now live or:

The IWC held a Roadshow event in Bembridge on the 1st September

Draft IPS presentation

Bob Seely Evening at the Village Hall

BBB Village Hall presentation 27 Sep 2021

Bob Seely’s Draft Response to the Island Plan  Island_Plan_Response_Draft Sept 2021 – Bob Seely

Statement from Bob Seely  Bob Seely statement at the meeting of 27th September 2021

Notes on IPS Policies relevant to Bembridge

Environmental Issues

Build a Better Bembridge Survey Results Bembridge Planning Survey_2021-08-29_to_2021-09-28

Links from Cllr Chris Jarman as per discussion at the meeting:

The following applications will be discussed at the next Planning Committee Meeting: Wednesday 19th January 2022, 5.30pm, Bembridge Village Hall

21/02527/HOU Myrtle House, Ducie Avenue, Bembridge, PO35 5NE Proposed garage and carport
21/02460/HOU Oakington, Lane End Road, Bembridge, PO35 5UE Proposed detached garage, alterations to vehicular access

Isle of Wight Council Planning Press List

Press List 14.01.22

Press List 07.01.22

Press List 24.12.21

Press List 10.12.21

Useful links as follows:

NPPF :  Click Here

Island Plan:  Click Here

Bembridge Village Design Statement: Click Here

Bembridge Neighbourhood Development Plan: Click Here

Planning Inspectorate: Click Here

A guide how to respond to planning applications, Click Here

The Parish Councils Planning Committee meets regularly to consider planning applications and make recommendations. Members of the public are welcome to attend. There will be up to 15 minutes for members of the public to speak on items on the agenda. Future meeting dates are as follows:-

Please return here soon.

All applications are available on the Isle of Wight Council website