Triton Knoll Electrical System

This page sets out the timetable for the examination of the application. It includes the deadlines for submissions to be made to the Planning Inspectorate and the dates of events taking place during the Examination. The Examination Timetable is also set out in an annex to the Rule 8 letter that was sent to Interested Parties at the start of the Examination.

Event DateDescription
 Date Passed
01 September 2015
Site Visit (Unaccompanied)
Unaccompanied site inspection beginning on 1 September 2015 and continuing on 2 September 2015.
 Date Passed
03 September 2015
Examination Begins
 Date Passed
05 October 2015
Deadline 1

Deadline for receipt by the ExA of:

- Comments on relevant representations (RRs)
- Summaries of all RRs exceeding 1500 words
- Written representations (WRs) by all interested parties
- Summaries of all WRs exceeding 1500 words
- Local Impact Reports (LIRs) from any local authorities
- Statements of Common Ground (SoCG)
- Responses to ExA’s first written questions
- Schedule of compulsory acquisition
- Comments on any submissions received prior to the preliminary meeting

Deadline for notification:

- of wish for a compulsory acquisition hearing to be held
- of wish to be heard at an open floor hearing
- of suggested locations to be inspected by the ExA and the features to be observed there, with reasons for each nomination stating if they can be viewed from a publicly accessible location
- of wish to attend an accompanied site inspection
- by statutory parties who wish to be considered an interested party
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 Date Passed
27 October 2015
Deadline 2

Deadline for receipt by the ExA of:
- Comments on WRs
- Comments on responses to comments on RRs
- Comments on LIRs
- Comments on responses to ExA’s first written questions
- Updated schedule of compulsory acquisition
- Updated Statements of Common Ground
- Revised draft DCO from applicant
- Comments on any other submissions received at Deadline 1
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 Date Passed
02 November 2015
Publication of:

- accompanied site inspection itinerary
- open floor hearing agenda (if required)
- agenda for issue specific and compulsory acquisition hearings
 Date Passed
10 November 2015
Open floor hearing (evening)
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 Date Passed
10 November 2015
Site Visit (Accompanied)
Accompanied Site Visit
 Date Passed
11 November 2015
Day 2 of accompanied site inspection

Open floor hearing (evening)
 Date Passed
12 November 2015
Issue Specific Hearing 1
Issue Specific Hearing
 Date Passed
13 November 2015
Issue Specific Hearing 2
Issue Specific Hearing
 Date Passed
16 November 2015
Open Floor Hearing
Open Floor Hearing
 Date Passed
17 November 2015
Issue Specific Hearing 3
Issue Specific Hearing
 Date Passed
18 November 2015
Issue Specific Hearing 4
Issue Specific Hearing
 Date Passed
19 November 2015
Issue Specific Hearing 5
Issue Specific Hearing
 Date Passed
30 November 2015
Deadline 3:

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:

- Post hearing documents
- Written summary of oral cases put at hearings
- Applicant’s revised draft DCO
- Updated schedule of compulsory acquisition
- Updated Statements of Common Ground
- Any further information requested by the ExA
- Comments on any other information received at Deadline 2
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 Date Passed
11 December 2015
Publication by ExA of:

- Second written questions
 Date Passed
05 January 2016
Deadline 4:

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:

- Response to ExA’s second written questions
- Comments on any other information received at Deadline 3
- Updated schedule of compulsory acquisition
- Updated Statements of Common Ground
- Any further information requested by the ExA


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 Date Passed
11 January 2016
Publication of agenda for second round of issue specific hearings
 Date Passed
19 January 2016
Issue Specific Hearing 6
Local Impacts
 Date Passed
19 January 2016
Issue Specific Hearing 7
Local Impacts Issues Hearing
 Date Passed
20 January 2016
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing 1
CA hearing day 1
 Date Passed
21 January 2016
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing 2
CA hearing day 2 (continued from previous day)
 Date Passed
22 January 2016
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing 3
CA hearing day 3 (continued from previous day)
 Date Passed
22 January 2016
Issue Specific Hearing 8
Development Consent Order (following the CA hearing, no earlier than 11am)
 Date Passed
01 February 2016
Deadline 5

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:

- Post hearing documents
- Written summary of oral cases put at hearings
- Comments on responses to ExA’s second written questions
- Comments on any other submissions received at Deadline 4
- Updated schedule of compulsory acquisition
- Updated Statements of Common Ground
- Any further information requested by the ExA
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 Date Passed
10 February 2016
Publication of:
- Report on the Implication for European Sites (RIES)
- Examining Authority's consultation draft DCO in the form of a Schedule of ExA’s recommended amendments to the Applicant’s draft DCO version F [REP5-035]
- Third Round of Written Questions
 Date Passed
17 February 2016
Deadline 6

Deadline for receipt of:
- Comments on ExA’s consultation draft DCO in the form of a Schedule of ExA’s recommended amendments to the Applicant’s draft DCO version F [REP5-035]
- Response to Third Round Written Questions
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 Date Passed
24 February 2016
Deadline 7

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:
- Comments on RIES
- Applicant’s final draft DCO
- Final updated Statements of Common Ground
- Any further information required by the ExA
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 Date Passed
29 February 2016
Deadline 8

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:
- Response to Rule 17 issued 23 February 2015

- Comments on documents received for Deadline 6 and 7
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 Date Passed
03 March 2016
Examination closed