VPI Immingham OCGT

What happens next

Dates for the Examination can be viewed on the Examination Timetable page.

Notice of the Procedural Decision has been issued by the Examining Authority to Interested Parties in the Rule 8 letter; this includes information about how the Examination will be conducted and the Examination Timetable as currently set out.

08/02/2020 - Deadline for close of examination. See the Examination Timetable for further information.

If you have a legal interest in land affected by a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project and:

  • have not been identified by the Applicant; and
  • did not register to become an Interested Party;

then you can make a request to the Examining Authority to become an Interested Party under s102A of the Planning Act 2008.

Timeline (18 items)

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Deadline 3 Documents have been published.

11 October 2019
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The audio recordings of Hearings held in October have been now been published.

07 October 2019
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The agendas for the forthcoming Open Floor Hearing, Compulsory Acquisition Hearing 1, Issue Specific Hearing 1 and Issue Specific Hearing 2, have now been published.
The Accompanied Site Inspection Itinerary has also been published.

25 September 2019
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Deadline 2 Documents have been published.

16 September 2019
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13 September 2019
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The Deadline 1 submissions have been published.

30 August 2019
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The Examination Timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to Interested Parties

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

15 August 2019
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  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
08 August 2019
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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.

10 July 2019
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Relevant representations published on the website
08 July 2019
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Registration of interested parties closes
25 June 2019
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Registration of interested parties begins
16 May 2019
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The application has been accepted for examination

09 May 2019
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Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
09 May 2019
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The Immingham OCGT application documents have been published.

If the application is accepted for examination anyone interested in the application will be able to register and express their views during the relevant representation stage and the subsequent examination.

18 April 2019
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This application was received by the Planning Inspectorate on Thursday 11 April.

The applicant has agreed that all application documents can be published as soon as practicable to help everyone become familiar with the detail of what is being proposed in this application. The Planning Inspectorate will therefore make the application documents available as soon as practicable.

This provision is solely for the purpose of allowing more time to all those who wish to become familiar with the detail of what is being proposed ahead of the relevant representation period without lengthening the overall time required for the application process. There will be no opportunity at this stage to make comments on the application. However, if the application is accepted anyone interested in the application will be able to register and express their views during the relevant representation stage and the subsequent examination

15 April 2019
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Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
11 April 2019
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Application expected from applicant
10 April 2019