To consider objections on planning applications received from neighbours they have to be valid in terms of adopted policy and guidance. Most polices can be viewed the Wirral Council website: http://www.wirral.gov.uk/udp/
Applications may be removed from the Scheme of Delegation and subsequently presented to the Planning Committee for decision under certain specific circumstances. The circumstances are as follows;
- A formal request to remove an application from delegation based on a valid planning concern is made by a Councilor. OR
- A qualifying petition of objection is received containing signatures from 25 or more different addresses is submitted. OR;
- 15 individual objections are received.