Issue details

Freeport Memorandum of Understanding

Provide an update on the LCR Freeport, notably an update on the Full Business Case and the requirement to agree a Memorandum of Understanding between Government, Freeport Management Board, St Helens Council, Halton Borough Council and Wirral Borough Council.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Local Authorities affected: Halton Borough Council; St. Helens Metropolitan Borough Council; Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/12/2022

Decision due: 3 Mar 2023 by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Policy, Reform and Resources

Lead director: Executive Director - Corporate Services

Contact: Alexandra Clark, Freeport Programme Manager Email: [email protected].

Consultation process

Constituent Councils and the Freeport Board have been consulted on the developing Memorandum of Understanding.


Local Authorities - St Helens, Halton & Wirral
Growth Directors
CA Board
Freeport Board


Agenda items


  • Freeport MoU