Cheshire East Council Consultations

Welcome to Cheshire East Council's Consultation portal - please browse our current consultations below.

Cheshire East Digital Panel

The purpose of the Digital Influence Panel is to involve anyone and everyone who lives in the borough in our consultations and surveys. Digital Influence Panel members will receive regular emails inviting them to complete consultations and surveys.

 Current Consultations

Consultations are listed by closing date - those closing soonest are listed at the top.

Well Managed Highway Infrastructure (WMHI)

In order to comply with new national guidance and its recommendations, the council needs to revise its codes of practice for highway safety inspections and winter and adverse weather service. The proposed new approach – now subject to public consultation – is to consider additional local risk factors such as use, the proximity of schools, shops, transport hubs, health services and other factors which could be considered to help determine the priority of highways work in Cheshire East.

The consultation will run from Tuesday 3 July 2018 to Monday 27 August 2018.  

Cemeteries Strategy Consultation

Cheshire East Council has produced a new Cemeteries Strategy for the borough. The strategy ensures that the provision of cemeteries meets local needs for existing and future residents within Cheshire East. Specialist consultants Harrison Design Development have been appointed to carry out this work on our behalf, who will be gathering information and evidence from many sources.

The Cemeteries Strategy aims to:

  • Describe the council's current obligation to maintain and receive close burial grounds.
  • Assess current cemetery provision in terms of capacity.
  • Assess future demand for burial space with reference to population, demographics and projected local plan housing growth.
  • Recommend future policy for cemetery provision.
  • To advise the council whether the current cemetery regulations are still fit for purpose and whether they require modernising. 

The consultation is being conducted to gather feedback on our:

Please give your views on the Cemeteries Strategy consultation here

This consultation will close at 5pm on Friday 14 September 2018

On-going consultations

Countryside parks and rangers service

If you have recently attended one of the Ranger Service events or visited one of the sites we manage, we really want to hear from you. Please help us to improve our sites and events by completing our two surveys.


Search for individual planning applications to make your comments.


Consult on license applications for sale of alcohol, entertainment, gambling premises and street trading and others.

Public notices

Give notice of consultations or information relating to changes.