Transport and highway planning and design guidance
This guidance is designed to help developers with the planning, design and technical details for transport and highways works associated with new developments in Warrington.
National guidance on highway design and planning
Design manual for roads and bridges (DMRB)
Manual for streets
Local standards and guidance
Parking Standards SPD
- Parking Standards SPD - March 2015 [pdf]
- Residential parking demand calculation [pdf]
- Parking standards background report [pdf]
- Residential parking calculation sheet for developers [XLSX]
Warrington Design Guidance Notes (DGNs)
|DGN1: Parking and servicing [pdf]||Parking and servicing||April 2015||
|DGN2: Travel plans [pdf]||Travel Plans and Guidance||August 2016||
|DGN3: Thresholds for transport assessments and travel plans [pdf]||Thresholds for transport assessments and travel plans||August 2016||
The council's Design Guide for Residential Roads and Industrial estate roads 2008 is considered to be out of date. Since its publication there have been significant changes to the recommended approach to highway design and planning. An archive copy of the Design Guide 2008 [pdf] is available.