Morpeth Northern Bypass

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
15 January 2014
Examination Begins
 Date Passed
22 January 2014
Issue by ExA of:
-Examination timetable
-ExA first written questions
 Date Passed
26 February 2014
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 Report from any local authorities
- Statement of common ground requested by ExA
- Responses to ExA first written questions
- Notification of wish to speak at a Compulsory Acquisition hearing
- Notification of wish to make oral reperesentations at the issue specific hearing on the draft Development consent Order (DCO)
- Requests for any issue specific hearings, Cumpulsory Aquisition or open floor hearings
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 Date Passed
19 March 2014
Deadline for receipt by the ExA of:
- Comments on WRs and responses to comments on RRs
- Comments on Local Impact Reports
- Comments on responses to ExA's first written questions
- Revised draft DCO
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 Date Passed
27 March 2014
Site Visit (Accompanied)
An accompanied site visit, as described in the ExA's letter of 11 March 2014
 Date Passed
03 April 2014
Responses to the questions in the ExA's letter of 20 March 2014
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 Date Passed
08 April 2014
Issue Specific Hearing 1
Draft Development Consent Order, Requirements and associated matters
 Date Passed
08 April 2014
Issue Specific Hearing 2
The provision that would be made for non-motorised users
 Date Passed
09 April 2014
Period reserved for possible issue specific hearings, Compulsory Aquisition hearings and open floor hearings
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 Date Passed
09 April 2014
Open Floor Hearing
Representations by interested parties
 Date Passed
09 April 2014
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing
The proposed compulsory acquisition of land or of interests in or rights over land for the scheme
 Date Passed
11 April 2014
Comments on responses to the questions in the ExA's letter of 20 March 2014
 Date Passed
16 April 2014
Issue of ExA of:
-Second written questions
 Date Passed
09 May 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
- Responses to ExA's second written questions
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 Date Passed
30 May 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
- Comments on responses to ExA's second written questions
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 Date Passed
05 June 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
- Comments on the applicant's submissions of 13 May 2014
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 Date Passed
10 June 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
- Applicant's final draft DCO
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 Date Passed
26 June 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
-Responses to requests for information made on 5 and 6 June 2014
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 Date Passed
08 July 2014
Issue Specific Hearing 3
Draft Development Consent Order, Requirements and associated matters.
 Date Passed
12 July 2014
Deadline for receipt of:
-Comments on the responses to to requests for information made on 5 and 6 June 2014
-Comments on any responses to requests for information that may be sent to specific parties
-Any outstanding comments on submissions made to the examination before that date.
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 Date Passed
15 July 2014
Examination closed