Manchester City Council

Planning & regeneration Development Management Contacts

Contact Details

The processing of planning applications and regulation of development is undertaken by Development Management. These activities are carried out by Technical Support Team and three Area Teams.

Technical Support Team

This team deals with processing planning applications, handling fees, site notices, decision notices and the weekly list of applications received.

Contact Details

Area Teams

Manchester City Council has three Development Control teams: City Centre, North Area and South Area.

They provide advice on determining planning applications, carry out planning consultation, and deal with deal with planning appeals as required. Meetings with officers from the Planning Service can be arranged by appointment.

City Centre

Area 1 and 2, covering the retail and commercial core of the City Centre, the area around Victoria Station, Chinatown and the Higher Education Precinct.

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4071, 0161 234 4776 or 0161 234 4618.

Area 2 and 3, covering the Higher Education Precinct, Castlefield, Spinningfields and St. George's.

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4651 or 0161 234 4557

Area 4, covering the Piccadilly area, the Village and the area around the Town Hall

  • Telephone number 0161 234 4555

North Area

Higher Blackley, Charlestown, Crumpsall, Moston, Miles Platting, Newton Heath, Harpurhey, Cheetham, Ancoats

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4636, 0161 234 4535, 0161 234 4022 and 0161 234 4163

Clayton, Bradford, Arwick, Gorton North, Gorton South, Longsight, and Levenshulme

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4079, 0161 234 4530, 0161 234 4166 and 0161 234 4165

South Area

Hulme, Moss Side, Whalley Range, Fallowfield, Chorlton, Chorlton Park, Withington, Old Moat and Rusholme

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4539, 0161 234 4537 or 0161 234 4548

Burnage, Didsbury (East & West), Northenden, Brooklands, Baguley, Sharston, Woodhouse Park and Manchester Airport

  • Telephone numbers: 0161 234 4543, 0161 234 4538 or 0161 234 4544

Written Enquiries

All written enquiries should be addressed to:

Planning
Chief Executive's Department
PO Box 532
Town Hall
Manchester
M60 2LA

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