Committee details

Planning Committee

Purpose of committee

The Planning Committee meets every four weeks, on average, and is responsible for determining major planning applications, including housing, shopping and office developments. It also reviews proposals for local conservation areas.

Anyone can attend a meeting of the Council, the Executive and its Committees, which are also available to view online on our webcasting site. Any requests for a paper copy of the agenda and reports must be made to Democratic Services no later than 2 working days before the meeting.

Information about registering to speak at a meeting of the Planning Committee is available on our website.


Contact information

Support officer: Democratic Services (01737 276182). Email:

Postal address:
Town Hall
Castlefield Road

Phone: 01737 276182