A new Local Plan is being prepared to shape the future of the borough for the 15-year period between 2020 and 2035.
The latest stage was the publication of a Local Plan Issues and Options document for public consultation.
This consultation period ended on Monday 06 April at 5pm. The comments submitted will appear on the Council's consultation portal, below, as the Council begins to analyse them.
Update to Local Plan Evidence Base
A number of new studies have been prepared to support the emerging local plan. Consultation is currently underway. View the New Local Plan Evidence Base Studies page for more information on how to view and comment on the documents.
Viewing and Inspecting Documents
You can download the following documents below:
- Wirral Local Plan 2020 to 2035 Issues and Options
- Wirral Local Plan 2020 to 2035 Issues and Options Appendices
- Issues and Options Local Plan Consultation Summary Document
You can also view the site-specific proposals through our draft Policies Map.
The preparation of the Local Plan Issues and Options consultation document was informed by a number of specialist evidence studies:
Local Plan Action Plan
You can view the Action Plan agreed with Government for the preparation of the Local Plan, below:
View the Action Plan
Duty to Cooperate
The Council has prepared a summary of the current position.
Responses to previous consultations:
You can see the responses to the previous Development Options Review consultation which took place in September and October 2018 here: