COUNCILLORS have refused to waive planning related contributions due for a development on Barrington Road, in Altrincham.

The scheme is to convert a three-storey building on Barrington Road, Altrincham from office to residential.

Developer contributions for tree planting, play areas and sports equipment amounting to £15,000 are due.

The planning committee turned down a request for this to be waived.

The application has been approved subject to a legal agreement.