What happens next

A decision on the application for a Development Consent Order for Preesall Saltfield Underground Gas Storage was taken on 17 July 2015.

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The Examination documents relating to this project have been archived and are no longer available on this site.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.

09 March 2021
Decision made by the Secretary of State
17 July 2015
Recommendations given by the Planning Inspectorate
22 January 2013
  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
24 April 2012
Relevant representations published on the website
17 February 2012
Registration of interested parties closes
10 February 2012
Registration of interested parties begins
04 January 2012
Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
23 December 2011
Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
01 December 2011