St. Minver Lowlands and Highlands Parish Councils, in the heart of beautiful North Cornwall.

The civil parish of St Minver is nominally divided into St Minver Highlands (to the north and east) and St Minver Lowlands (to the west).

The combined parish is bounded on the south and west by the estuary of the River Camel, on the north by the Atlantic coast, and on the east by the parishes of St Endellion and St Kew.

The principal villages in the combined parish are St Minver, Rock, Trebetherick and Polzeath.

Map of St Minver Highlands and Lowlands Parishes pdf icon

We hope you find this website useful and always welcome any constructive comments, concerning parish matters.

Parish councils are the democratic bodies with the closest direct links to their communities.

St. Minver Lowlands Parish Council

A Full Council Meeting is held on the first Monday of each month, except August. Planning Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month, except December.

St. Minver Highlands Parish Council

A Full Council Meeting is held on the second Tuesday of each month.

Neighbourhood Development Plan

Final Public Consultation


The Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) that Natural England required to support the submission of the NDP for Final public Consultation and Independent Inspection was completed along with recommended minor changes to the NDP in October 2015. 

The SEA, revised NDP and revised Consultation Statement were submitted to Cornwall Council mid October2015. The NDP process requires the Council to manage the mandatory Final Public Consultation, Independent Examination and Referendum. 

Cornwall Council has advised that the NDP has been cleared by their Finance and Legal Departments and signed off for Public Consultation. The Consultation period is for seven weeks starting from Thursday 17th December 2015 to Thursday 4th February 2016. This is extended from the normal six weeks to allow for Christmas break.

Cornwall Council have advertised the consultation in the Cornish Guardian and placed a copy of the consultation documentation in the One Stop Shop in Wadebridge Library,  and locations in the St Minver Parishes.

They have also made the documentation available on the Cornwall Council Planning website under Planning Application PA15/00026/NDP at

Online Planning Register



LINK Summary The St Minver Parish Plan[1] pdf icon

Rock/Polzeath/port Isaac - Waiting Restrictions pdf icon

St_Minver_Highlands_and_Lowlands_Parish_Plan parish plan

Hedges, trees and shrubs along footpaths and bridleways pdf icon

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