What happens next
05/12/2019 - Deadline for Secretary of State to make decision
The Examining Authority issued a Recommendation Report to the Secretary of State on 05 September 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 (26 items)
The Examination closed at 23:59 on 5 June 2019.
Submissions to Deadline 11 have now been published.
Additional Submissions, accepted at the discretion of the Examining Authority, have also been published.
All submissions to Deadline 10 have now been published.
The Examining Authority’s draft Development Consent Order has been published.
Updated documents have been submitted by the Applicant reflecting the inclusion of eight non-material changes within the application. These documents were requested by the Examining Authority to Deadline 10 and have been published early in order to facilitate the Examination. All other submissions to Deadline 10 will be published as soon as practicable after 24 May 2019.
Submissions to Deadline 9 have now been published.
Please note that in the light of the content of this letter from the Applicant dated 12 April 2019, the Examining Authority has decided to defer its Procedural Decision in respect of the proposed changes to the application from 15 April 2019 to a later date.
Submissions to Deadline 8 have now been published.
Interested Parties have been notified of further hearings and a second Accompanied Site Inspection.
The Examining Authority’s second suite of Written Questions has now been published.
Submissions to Deadline 6 have now been published.
Interested Parties and others have been notified of changes to the Examination Timetable and of the date, time and place of rescheduled hearings.
Interested Parties and others have been notified of a change to the Examining Authority and about the postponement of Issue Specific Hearing 2 (Environment) on 14 February 2019 and Open Floor Hearing 2 on 15 February 2019.
The Examination Timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to Interested Parties
Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting
- Preliminary Meeting takes place
- Examination begins
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.
The application has been accepted for examination. View the acceptance letter.
The application has been accepted for examination
This application was received by the Planning Inspectorate on 13 July 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 government guidance).