The mapping tool shows how land is designated for different types of land use in the borough.

Reproduced from the Ordnance Survey mapping with the permission of Her Majesty's Stationery Office. Crown Copyright reserved. Unauthorised reproduction infringes Crown Copyright and may lead to prosecution or civil proceedings. Licence Number: 100019803

Navigating the map

Zoom in

To zoom in use the scale bar on left or hold down shift key, press left mouse button and draw a square on map and release.


To switch layers on or off, select the small plus sign on the right, this will display the 3 available layers. You can have all layers on together or individually.

Note: UDP 2000 layer will not be displayed below 10,000 metres.

Information window

The information window will appear when you click on a layer feature on the map. This will display the type of feature. Depending on the active layer/layers, a hyperlink will take you to textual information about that feature. To close the information window, click the red box with the white cross in the top right hand corner of the window.


View a fullscreen version of this map.


When interpreting the policy maps, please refer to the Written Statement of the Unitary Development Plan for Wirral; the Joint Waste Local Plan for Merseyside and Halton; and the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment 2016.