Northampton Gateway Rail Freight Interchange

What happens next

09/10/2019 - Deadline for Secretary of State to make decision

The Examining Authority issued a Recommendation Report to the Secretary of State on 09 July 2019. The Secretary of State has three months in which to issue a decision. The decision letter and Recommendation Report will be published on this project page once a decision has been made.

Timeline (30 items)

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Recommendations given by the Planning Inspectorate
09 July 2019
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The examination closed at 23:59 on 9 April 2019.

09 April 2019
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03 April 2019
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26 March 2019
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21 March 2019
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19 March 2019
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Submissions for Deadline 5 – 26 February 2019 have been published.

27 February 2019
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10 January 2019
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Deadline 3 submissions have been published.

04 December 2018
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The Accompanied Site Inspection (ASI) will commence at 10.00am on Tuesday 18 December 2018. Attendees are requested to arrive at the meeting place at 09.30am at the PHP Offices (The Old Rectory, Milton Malsor NN7 3AQ).

A full ASI itinerary, will be published on our website in the week before the ASI. Please see the notification letter for further details.

28 November 2018
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21 November 2018
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09 November 2018
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The Examination Timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to Interested Parties

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

17 October 2018
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  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
09 October 2018
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The notification of Preliminary Meeting (Rule 6 letter) has been sent Read the letter

The letter also includes the draft Examination Timetable and Initial Assessment of Principal Issues.

10 September 2018
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Relevant representations published on the website
13 August 2018
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Registration of interested parties closes
05 August 2018
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Registration of interested parties begins
28 June 2018
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The application has been accepted for examination

15 June 2018
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Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
15 June 2018
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This application was received by the Planning Inspectorate on 21 May 2018.

The application documents will be made available if the application is accepted for examination.

It is for the applicant to decide whether or not application documents can be published upon submission (see MHCLG guidance on the pre-application process)

22 May 2018
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Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
21 May 2018