Local Plan

Find out more about Knowsley's Local Plan and how the Core Strategy was created.

Information on a number of Knowsley’s adopted development plan documents and planning policy documents and Liverpool City Region Spatial Planning Statement of Common Ground.

Details of the Local Plan documents currently being consulted on by the council.

If you are interested in self or custom building a property in Knowsley, this online register will help you.

The function of the SHLAA is to identify specific deliverable sites and specific, developable sites or broad locations for growth for residential development, and assess their development potential taking into account their availability, suitability and likely economic viability.

Neighbourhood planning is a right for communities introduced through the Localism Act 2011. Communities can shape development in their area through the production of Neighbourhood Development Plans, Neighbourhood Development Orders and Community Right to Build Orders.

The Local Plan document library contains copies of documents that have informed and helped shape our past, current and future planning policies

Please feel free to contact the Local Plan team via telephone, email or in writing.