Have your say about how to shape the future of Rochdale

Whether you live, work or travel in Rochdale Borough, we encourage you to have your say. Here you can find and participate in consultations that we run. The council will take your views into consideration when we make important decisions.

Get involved

Browse the open activities below to find out more and have your say on what is happening in the borough.
Proposed Borough Wide Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) Public Consultation Survey

Proposed Borough Wide Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) Public Consultation Survey

Rochdale Borough Council would like your views on the proposals to introduce a new borough wide Public Spaces Protection Order around the consumption of alcohol away from licenced premises and the antisocial use of mechanically propelled vehicles . What are Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs)? A Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) gives the Council powers to take action to reduce antisocial behaviour in defined public spaces. ...

St Mary’s Gate Road Safety Scheme

St Mary’s Gate Road Safety Scheme

Rochdale Council proposes to build a new pedestrian and cycle crossing across St Mary’s Gate with its junction at Redcross Street. The project is funded by the Government’s Towns Fund and is estimated to cost around £2million. This location currently has a lot of pedestrians trying to cross a busy 5 lane dual carriageway road and this crossing point will allow people to cross the road in a more safe way. Whilst there will be disruption during construction, this new crossing...

Closed Activities

Below you can find some of the previous activities we have run which are now closed. We're working to update these pages with information on the feedback you gave us and the next steps we're taking to make a difference.
Climate Change Business Survey

Climate Change Business Survey

We would like to hear from businesses about how you are responding to the climate emergency. The information you provide in this survey will help us to support businesses be more sustainable. At the end of the survey there will be a list of resources to help your business including: sustainability and where to start, how to save money, funding opportunities and events. Thank you for taking the time to fill this out – it will take approximately 20 minutes. ...

Climate Change Priorities

Climate Change Priorities

Between 20 November and 24 December 2021, Rochdale Council played host to Gaia, a giant replica of planet Earth. Gaia's residency in the town centre was part of Rochdale's commitment to raising awareness about the seriousness of climate change and its implications for the future. Visitors were asked to share their views on the borough's climate change priorities. 3,895 visitors have already told us what they think should be the top priority and we are continuing the...

Carbon Footprint

Carbon Footprint

We want to understand how people's lifestyles and activities are impacting the environment. Calculate your carbon footprint and tell us about it here. The information you provide will help shape our programme of climate education.