Neighbouring Authorities

The western part of Cheshire is governed by Cheshire West and Chester Council. Cheshire itself is bordered by a number of Borough, District and County Councils. Use the links below to find out more information about each one.

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neighbouring councils and contact details
Key NumberCouncil and Contact Details


Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council, Town Hall, Brighton Street, Wallasey, Wirral, CH44 8ED Tel: 0151 606 2020


Liverpool City Council (Across the River Mersey), Municipal Buildings, Dale St, Liverpool, L69 2DHUK. Tel: 0151 233 3000


Halton Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Kingsway, Widnes, WA8 7QF Tel: 0151 907 8300 Out of hours 0151 424 4857


Warrington Borough Council, Town Hall, Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1UH Tel out of hours: 01925 444400


Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0YT
Tel: 0161 912 1212 
Out of hours: 0161 912 2020 Fax: 0161 912 4184


Manchester City Council, Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester, M60 2LA Tel: 0161 234 5000


Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, Stockport Town Hall, Edward Street, Stockport, SK1 3XE.
Tel: 0161 480 4949


High Peak District Council, Council Offices, Hayfield Road, Chapel-en-le Firth, SK23 0QJ Tel: 0845 129 7777 or 01298 28400 

See also - Derbyshire County Council


Staffordshire Moorlands District Council, Moorlands House, Stockwell Street, Leek, ST13 6HQ Tel: 0345 605 3010
See also - Staffordshire County Council


Newcastle-Under-Lyme Borough Council, Castle House, Barracks Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 1BL Tel: 01782 717717

See also - Staffordshire County Council


Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ND

Tel: 0345 678 9000


Wrexham County Borough Council, The Guildhall, PO Box 1284, Wrexham, LL11 1WF Tel: 01978 292000


Flintshire County Council, County Hall, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6NB. Tel: 01352 752121


Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Merseyside, L36 9UX Tel: 0151 489 6000


St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council, Victoria Square, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1HP Tel: 01744 676789


Stoke-on-Trent City Council, Civic Centre, Glebe Street, Stoke-On-Trent, ST4 1RN Tel: 01782 234 234

See also - Staffordshire County Council

The most eastern parts of Cheshire East are within the Peak District National Park - this is also planning authority that includes parts of High Peak and Staffordshire Moorlands.