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Search all Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project applications that the Planning Inspectorate is aware are planned to be submitted; those which are under examination; and those which have been decided.

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Cleve Hill Solar Park
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Reinforcement to North Shropshire Electricity Distribution Network
A585 Windy Harbour to Skippool Improvement Scheme
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A63 Castle Street Improvement-Hull
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Welcome to National Infrastructure Planning

Here you can find out about proposed Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIPs) within England and Wales.

This site is managed by the Planning Inspectorate, the government agency responsible for examining applications for NSIPs.

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How the application process works

Application process diagramThe Planning Act 2008 process was introduced to streamline the decision-making process for major infrastructure projects, making it fairer and faster for communities and applicants alike.

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