North London Heat and Power Project

This page provides a list of deadlines for responses and dates of events taking place during the examination. Please also refer to the rule 8 letter that was sent to interested parties at the start of the examination which sets out the timeframe.

Event DateDescription
 Date Passed
24 February 2016
Examination Begins
 Date Passed
02 March 2016
Rule 8 letter
Issue of:
• Examination timetable
• ExA’s first written questions
 Date Passed
09 March 2016
Deadline 1

Deadline for receipt by the ExA of

• Summaries of all relevant representations (RR) submitted by 23 December 2015 exceeding 1500 words

• Comments on RRs

• Notification by statutory parties of wish to be considered as an interested party

• Notification by persons within certain categories of interests on the land of wish to become an interested party

• Notification by interested parties of wish to make oral representations at the issue specific hearing on the draft Development Consent Order (DCO) to be held on 18 March 2016

• Notification by affected persons of wish to speak at a compulsory acquisition hearing

• Notification by interested parties of wish to speak at an open floor hearing

• Submissions from interested parties recommending locations or items for the itinerary for the accompanied site inspection on 17 March 2016

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
17 March 2016
Site Visit (Accompanied)
A site inspection in the company of interested parties, taking in the project site and surrounding areas.
 Date Passed
18 March 2016
Issue Specific Hearing
Issue specific hearing on the draft Development Consent Order.
 Date Passed
23 March 2016
Deadline 2
• Written representations (WRs) by all interested parties

All parties should submit their full written case and supporting evidence at this stage, as any representations to be heard at a hearing should be based on RR or WR.

• Summaries of all WRs exceeding 1500 words
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 Date Passed
06 April 2016
Deadline 3

Deadline for receipt by ExA of:

• Written summaries of oral submissions put at the issue specific hearing dealing with matters relating to the draft DCO held on 18 March 2016

• Responses to the ExA’s first written questions

• Local Impact Reports (LIR) from local authorities

• Statements of Common Ground (SoCG) requested by the ExA

• Updated draft DCO from the applicant

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
27 April 2016
Deadline 4

Deadline for receipt by the ExA of:

• Comments on WRs and any responses to comments on RRs

• Comments on LIR

• Comments on responses to the ExA’s first written questions

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
11 May 2016
Publication of ExA Second Questions
Publication by the ExA of:
• Second written questions
 Date Passed
05 June 2016
Deadline 5

Deadline for receipt of:

• Responses to the ExA’s second written questions

• Any further information requested from the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
19 June 2016
Deadline 6

Deadline for receipt of:

• Comments on responses to the ExA’s second written questions

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
05 July 2016
Issue Specific Hearing on the Draft Development Consent Order
Issue Specific Hearing on the Draft Development Consent Order, 10.00am (Doors open 9.30am)
 Date Passed
05 July 2016
Open Floor Hearing (afternoon)
Open Floor Hearing, 2.00pm (Doors open 1.30pm)
 Date Passed
05 July 2016
Open Floor Hearing (evening)
Open Floor Hearing, 6.00pm (Doors open 5.30pm)
 Date Passed
06 July 2016
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing, 10.00am (Doors open 9.30am)
 Date Passed
18 July 2016
Deadline 7

Deadline for receipt of:

• Written summaries of oral submissions put at any hearings held between 27 June and 8 July

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
26 July 2016
Publication of RIES
Publication by the ExA of:

• Report on Implications for European Sites (RIES) if required
 Date Passed
17 August 2016
Accompanied Site Visit
Wednesday 17 August 2016.

Accompanied Site Visit
 Date Passed
22 August 2016
Deadline 8

Deadline for receipt of:

• Written summaries of oral submissions put at any hearings held on 17 and 18 August

• Applicant’s final draft DCO and Explanatory Memorandum

• Comments on the ExA’s RIES (if required)

• Any further information requested by the ExA for this deadline

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 Date Passed
24 August 2016
Examination closed