Weekly planning list 16 – 22 October 2023

Below you will find the weekly planning application list for the Formby area as published by Sefton Council. To submit a comment/objection or further information please go to Sefton Council’s planning website.

Applications Received

Harington Ward

7 Victoria Buildings Victoria Road Formby L37 7DB

Reference: DC/2023/01730

Proposal: Certificate of lawfulness for the proposed conversion of ground floor retail unit into 2 no. retail units, and creation of a parking area following alterations to the boundary fencing and gates.

Agent: Mr Richard Vodrey – 34 Stapleton Road Formby L37 2YN

Applicant: Rachel Buck


7 Firs Crescent Formby L37 1PT 

Reference: DC/2023/01807

Proposal: Tree Preservation Order Consent to fell 2No. trees (lies within TP011)


Applicant: Mr S Owen


80 Victoria Road Formby L37 1LL

Reference: DC/2023/01824

Proposal: Approval of details reserved by Condition 9 attached to planning permission DC/2022/02290 approved on 12/06/2023

Agent: Mrs Michala Leblova RAL Architects Limited – STUDIO 23 Princes Street Southport PR8 1EG

Applicant: Mr & Mrs A Cannon


Ravenmeols Ward

No new applications this week.


Decisions Made

Harington Ward

47 Massams Lane Formby L37 7BD

Reference: DC/2023/01474

Decision: Approve

Decision Date: 16 October 2023

Proposal: Tree preservation order consent for the pruning of 1no. tree (Lies within TPO20)


8 Trap Hill Formby L37 2LU

Reference: DC/2023/01400

Decision: Approve with Conditions

Decision Date: 16 October 2023

Proposal: Tree Preservation Order consent to crown reduce 1 No. Sycamore (T1) by 15% (Lies within TPO8)


4A Freshfield Road Formby Liverpool L37 3JB

Reference: DC/2023/01286

Decision: Approve with Conditions

Decision Date: 17 October 2023

Proposal: Change of use from a single dwellinghouse into two self-contained apartments (C3) including a dormer extension to the front elevation, a part two storey/part single storey extension to the side elevation and conversion of the existing garage to a habitable space.



Land To The North Of Formby Industrial Estate Formby

Reference: DC/2023/01641

Decision: EIA Not required

Decision Date: 16 October 2023

Proposal: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Screening Opinion for proposed development on land to the north of Formby industrial estate.