Contested Orders

Below are listed  all of the contested Orders and Schedule 14 Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 appeals currently with The Planning Inspectorate. Where applicable links are provided to start date notices, public inquiry and hearing notices. Further information on individual cases and case file documents contact Public Rights of Way.

Public Path Orders

Highways Act 1980 – Section 119

  • (Footpath No. 20 Parish of Bunbury) Public Path Extinguisment Order 2019
    • Received by Planning Inspectorate: 12 January 2022
    • Current Status: Awaiting start date and method of determination.
  • (Footpath No. 2 (Part) Parish of Eaton) Public Path Diversion Order 2019
    • Received by Planning Inspectorate:  28 July 2021
    • Current Status: Awaiting start date and method of determination.
  • (Footpath No. 5 (Part) Parish of Adlington) Public Path Diversion Order 2018
  • (Footpath No. 4 (Part) Parish of Poole) Public Path Diversion Order 2019
    • Received by Planning Inspectorate:  2 March 2021
    • Current Status: Awaiting start date and method of determination.

Town and Country Planning Act 1990 - Section 257 

  • (Public Footpath No. 14 (part), Parish of Sandbach)
    • Public Path Stopping up Order 2019.
    • Received by Planning Inspectorate: 10 February 2021
    • Current Status: Public Inquiry, 24 25 May 2022, Sandbach Town Hall

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 s.53 

  • (Addition of Public Footpath No. 29, Parish of Knutsford) Modification Order 2018
    • Received by Planning Inspectorate: 17 January 2020
    • Current Status: Awaiting start date and method of determination.
  • (Addition of Public Footpath No. 21, Parish of Cranage) Modification Order 2019 

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Page last reviewed: 02 December 2021