Register of advice

The list below is a record of advice the Planning Inspectorate has provided in respect of the Planning Act 2008 process.

There is a statutory duty under section 51 of the Planning Act 2008 to record the advice that is given in relation to an application or a potential application and to make this publicly available. Advice we have provided is recorded below together with the name of the person or organisation who asked for the advice and the project it relates to. The privacy of any other personal information will be protected in accordance with our Information Charter which you should view before sending information to the Planning Inspectorate.

Note that after a project page has been created for a particular application, any advice provided that relates to it will also be published under the ‘s51 advice’ tab on the relevant project page.

Advice given between between 1 October 2009 and 14 April 2015 has been archived. View the archived advice.

Enquiry received via email

Wheelabrator Harewood Waste-to-Energy Facility View all advice for this project

20 March 2019
Michael Prydderch


I wish to object to the following project, could you please help me as how I can do this

Advice given

Thank you for contacting the Planning Inspectorate regarding the Wheelabrator Harewood Waste to Energy Facility.
The application has not yet been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for examination and as such we don’t hold any jurisdiction over it.
Please, at this stage, make your views available to the developer whose details are on the letter you enclosed with your email dated 14 March 2019.
If the application is accepted by the Planning Inspectorate for examination, the public will be able to register with the Planning Inspectorate and provide a summary of their views of the application in writing by submitting a ‘Relevant Representation’ in order to inform the Examining Authority.
Advice Note 8 on the Planning Inspectorate’s website provides an overview of the nationally significant infrastructure planning process for members of the public. The Advice Note can be accessed following the below link:
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