To book one or more Somerset Design Review Panel Sessions (held in Taunton) please use the online booking system below.


1.5 hour Sessions can be booked on any of the avilable dates, a minimum of 14 days in advance with payment.

  • Having selected a session & entered the relevant details into the below booking system, you will receive an automatically generated email, provisionally reserving  the session selected.


  • Payment is due at the time of reservation and bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of cleared funds payment


  • Once payment has been made bookings cannot be cancelled or postponed and are non-refundable.


  • Information to be reviewed by the Panel is to be provided to the Panel administrator no later than 7 days in advance of the booked session date, using the blue  'Upload Files' button above


  • The Panel reserves the right to cancel or postpone a session.


  • A written feedback document is provided 14 working days after a sesion has taken place. Feedback provided by the Panel is opinion and suggestion only and does not constitute professional advice.

The Design Review Panel TM provides regular independant, impartial and multidiciplinary, Somerset design review panel sessions covering the local authorities in Somerset, including:- Somerset West & Taunton, South Somerset, Mendip & Sedgemoor.


Somerset West & Taunton Council actively encourage the referal of both minor and mojor projects to The Design Review Panel. The SW&T council website states:-


"We recognise that using The Design Review Panel is of benefit to both applicants and the local community ... We encourage and support The Design Review Panel being used early on in the planning application process"