What happens next

A decision on the application for a Development Consent Order for Palm Paper 3 CCGT Power station Kings Lynn was taken on 11 February 2016 and has now been issued.

The period for legal challenge is defined in s118 of the Planning Act 2008. Further information about legal challenge can be found in the letter sent to all Interested Parties accompanying the Secretary of State’s decision and statement of reasons.

If you have any queries about the process please email the Planning Inspectorate at [email protected] or telephone the helpline on 0303 444 5000.

Timeline (10 items)

The Examination documents relating to this project have been archived and are no longer available on this site. The Secretary of State’s decision and Development Consent Order can be viewed on the Documents tab.

To find out where to view the Certified Documents please refer to the contact details set out in the Explanatory Note of the Development Consent Order.

29 March 2021
Decision made by the Secretary of State
11 February 2016
Recommendations given by the Planning Inspectorate
18 November 2015
  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
18 February 2015
Relevant representations published on the website
08 December 2014
Registration of interested parties closes
03 December 2014
Registration of interested parties begins
28 October 2014
Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
20 October 2014
Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
23 September 2014