Slough Multifuel Extension Project

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.

21/08/2023 - Deadline for close of examination, Examination ends

21/11/2023 - Deadline for Planning Inspectorate to submit recommendation. 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 (14 items)

The Deadline 1 Submissions have been published.

The Examination Library (PDF 203 KB) has been updated.

10 March 2023

The following documents have been published:

 The Examination Library (PDF, 200KB) has been updated

01 March 2023

Read the letter

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

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

28 February 2023

The following documents have been published:

 The Examination Library (PDF, 200KB) has been updated.

27 February 2023

Instructions have been sent to those who have registered to participate in the Preliminary Meeting (PM).

Anyone who wishes to observe the PM in real time should use the following link: Please note that the event will start broadcasting LIVE when opened by the Examining Authority. If the Livestream does not initially work it may be resolved by refreshing the webpage.

21 February 2023
  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
21 February 2023

The Procedural Deadline A Submissions have been published.

The Examination Library has been updated.

16 February 2023

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.

23 January 2023
Relevant representations published on the website
04 January 2023
Registration of interested parties closes
23 December 2022
Registration of interested parties begins
11 November 2022
Read the letter

The application has been accepted for examination

26 October 2022
Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
26 October 2022
Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
30 September 2022