The Local Council Joint Committee is overseeing the preparation of the Neighbourhood Plan, which is being led by a Steering Group of community representatives. The Joint Committee includes representatives from all the participating councils: Allington, Bridport, Bothenhampton and Walditch, Bradpole and Symondsbury.

The Committee will: monitor project implementation, authorise all expenditure in relation to the Plan and be the accountable body. It will also provide a forum for discussion of issues affecting the draft plan, and propose a draft plan for consideration by each council.

Meetings of the Joint Committee: