Public registers

The following public registers are available to view in Knowsley. Please note, we are working towards making all information available and will keep you informed of progress.

Any fees are payable to Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council by cheque or cash.

Local Land Charges Register

Property Search Information Service, Municipal Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9UX
To book an appointment ring the Local Land Charges office on 0151 443 3511.

Appointment times are between 9.30am to 11.00am (4 appointments) and 2.00pm to 3.30pm (4 appointments).

Planning register and register of enforcement notices and breach of condition notices (section 69 and 188 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990)

Department of Regeneration, Economy and Skills, Planning and Transportation Services Division, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Contact 0151 443 2381 to inspect registers.  Two full working days notice is required to inspect registers in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop.

You can view planning applications (post 1974) via Knowsley's public access system at any time.

Fee for any copies of decision notices are charged at £20.40 each.

Hazardous substances consents register - section 28 of the Planning (hazardous substances) Act 1990

Department of Regeneration, Economy and Skills, Transportation and Highways Services, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Contact 0151 443 2381 to inspect registers. Two full working days notice is required to inspect registers in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop.
The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Hazards substances consents register can be accessed via the website at any time.

Records relating to hedgerows (The Hedgerows Regulations 1997, section 10)

Department of Regeneration, Economy and Skills, Transportation and Highways Services, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Contact 0151 443 2381 to inspect registers. Two full working days notice is required to inspect registers in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop.
Records relating to hedgerows can be accessed via the website at any time.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Tree preservation orders - Town and Country Planning (Trees) Regulations 1999, section 214 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990)

Department of Regeneration, Economy and Skills, Transportation and Highways Services, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Contact 0151 443 2381 to inspect registers. Two full working days notice is required to inspect registers in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop.
The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Contaminated land (section 78 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990)

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.

Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Highways Maintainable at Public Expense (Section 36 (6) Highways Act 1980)

Directorate of Regeneration, Economy & Skills, Planning & Transportation Division, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB
Contact 0151 443 2226 to inspect register. The register can be inspected in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop during normal business hours.
The inspection of these records is free of charge, however the Council can make reasonable charges for the provision of any copies that may be requested.

United Utilities – Record of Public Sewers (Water Industry Act 1991)

Directorate of Regeneration, Economy & Skills, Planning & Transportation Division, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB.

Contact 0151 443 2226 to inspect register. The register can be inspected in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop during normal business hours.
The inspection of these records is free of charge.

United Utilities copyright restrictions do not allow provision of copies, however the viewer may make a hand drawn copy entirely at his own risk. Hard copies may be obtained from United Utilities Map Services, Stephens Way, Goose Green, Wigan, WN3 6PJ.

Public Rights of Way (Section 36 (6) Highways Act 1980)

Directorate of Regeneration, Economy & Skills, Planning & Transportation Division, PO Box 26, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, Merseyside, L36 9FB

Contact 0151 443 2029 to inspect register. The register can be inspected in person at the Huyton One Stop Shop during normal business hours.
The inspection of these records is free of charge, however the Council can make reasonable charges for the provision of any copies that may be requested.

Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 Register

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register of second hand goods dealer

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.
The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register for scrap metal dealers

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register for motor salvage operators

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Radioactive substance register (Radioactive Substances Act 1993)

For a list of premises with radioactive substances permits please see the public register on the Environment Agency's website and  select "Environmental Permits (Radioactive Substances)" from the dropdown list of registers.

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register of food premises

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register of health and safety enforcement notices (Health and Safety at Work Act 1974)

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.
Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Register of cooling towers and evaporative condensers (Regulations 1992)

Environmental Health and Consumer Protection Service, 2nd Floor Yorkon Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9FB.

Please email details of your request to environmentalhealth@knowsley.gov.uk or call 0151 443 4712 for further information.

Download Knowsley Council Cooling Towers Register (PDF)
The inspection of these records is free of charge.

Fees are payable to Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council by cheque or cash.