17 November 2010
Strategy is a key document in the emerging Local Development Framework
for Wirral. It is being written by Wirral Borough Council to
replace the Unitary Development Plan for Wirral that was adopted in
The new Core
Strategy will provide the long term direction for future development and
investment in the Borough over the next fifteen years and beyond. When
adopted, the Core Strategy will contribute towards decisions on
individual planning applications and will be used to guide the
identification of site specific land allocations.
Preferred Options Consultation
Following Council approval on 18 October 2010, a Preferred Options
Report has been published for public consultation as the next stage in
the preparation of the Core Strategy for Wirral.
view the Core Strategy Preferred Options Report.
The deadline for comments to be submitted either on-line or in writing
to arrive at Wirral Council, Strategic Development (Forward Planning
Section), Town Hall, Brighton Street, Wallasey, Wirral CH44 8ED is 17.00
hours on Friday 7 January 2011.
Paper copies will be available from 15 November 2010 for public
inspection at public libraries, One-Stop Shops and at the public counter
of the Technical Services Department at the Cheshire Lines Building,
Canning Street, Birkenhead, CH41 1ND during normal opening hours.
Additional paper or electronic copies will also be available on request
from the address below. A paper questionnaire is also available to
help you comment.
The comments received will be published in a public report and will be
used to help the Council prepare a draft Core Strategy, which will be
published for public consultation before being submitted to the
Secretary of State for public examination.