Issue details

Adoption of the Halton Delivery and Allocations Local Plan including consequential deletion of specific saved Core Strategy and Unitary Development Plan policies and assessment of consistency of the Plan with National Planning Policy Framework

Adoption of the Delivery and Allocations Local Plan as the key document in the Borough’s statutory development plan.  Adoption will mean the deletion of a number of saved Core Strategy and Unitary Development Plan policies.  In addition, Council is being asked to consider the degree of compliance of the remaining saved Core Strategy policies with the new National Planning Policy Framework.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/02/2022

Decision due: 2 March 2022 by Council

Lead member: Executive Board Member: Environment and Urban Renewal

Lead director: Strategic Director Enterprise, Community and Resources

Contact: Email:

Consultation process

No additional consultation is required.


During its production, the Delivery and Allocations Local Plan has been subject to several periods of formal public consultation, the last of which (6 weeks) was concluded in January 2022.


During each round of consultation statutory and non-statutory consultees have been written to, public notices have been placed and consultation material made available on-line and in deposit locations (subject to Covid restrictions).

Making Representations: " Halton Unitary Development Plan (April 2005) " Halton Core Strategy Local Plan - (April 2015) " National Planning Policy Framework and Technical Guidance (July 2021) " The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (as amended) " Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 All documents available from Planning,and Transport Policy 0151-551-7662