Wylfa Newydd Nuclear Power Station

What happens next

The Examining Authority issued a Recommendation Report to the Secretary of State on 23 July 2019. The Secretary of State has set a new deadline for the decision for this application which is 31 March 2020.

Timeline (49 items)

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The Examining Authority issued a Recommendation Report to the Secretary of State on 23 July 2019. The Secretary of State has invited Interested Parties, the Health and Safety Executive and Cadw to comment on a number of outstanding issues.

The deadline for responses is 31 December 2019. In view of this please note that the decision deadline for this project will be postponed to 31 March 2020.

23 October 2019
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Recommendations given by the Planning Inspectorate
23 July 2019
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The Examination closed at 23:59 on 23 April 2019.

The notification of completion of the Examining Authority’s Examination Letter has been published and the Examination Library has been updated.

24 April 2019
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Some late Deadline 10 documents have been published today. The Examination Library has also been updated.

23 April 2019
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Examination ends

23 April 2019
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All documents received for Deadline 10 have now been published and the Examination Library has been updated.

18 April 2019
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17 April 2019
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The Examining Authority has requested further information from Interested Parties  – Please note a bilingual version of this letter will be published as soon as practicable

15 April 2019
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Please note all Deadline 9 Documents have been published and the Examination Library has been updated

12 April 2019
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The Report on the Implications for European Sites has now been published.

27 March 2019
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Please note, the action points and audio recordings from the March hearings have now been published.

Deadline 7 submissions have also been published and the Examination Library will be updated shortly.

20 March 2019
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The Welsh language Action Points from the March Hearings have now been published and are available bilingually in a single document.

18 March 2019
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Please note, the Examining Authority has published revised hearing agendas for Monday 4 and Thursday 7 March.

The agenda for the DCO hearing on Wednesday 6 March has now also been published.

28 February 2019
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The Examination Authority’s Procedural Decision and request for further information from the Applicant in response to the Applicant’s requests to change aspects of the Proposed Development has been published.

25 February 2019
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Deadline 6 submissions have now been published and the Examination Library has been updated.

22 February 2019
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The full itinerary for the Accompanied Site Inspection has now been published.

08 February 2019
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An additional Submission accepted at the discretion of the Examining Authority has been published.

07 February 2019
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Further written questions have been published.

31 January 2019
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Please note, the action points from the January hearings, Deadline 4 submissions and the examination library have all been published.

25 January 2019
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The Examining Authority has accepted an additional submission from the Applicant clarifying its position in relation to the examination.

23 January 2019
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Deadline 3 responses and the January 2019 hearing agendas have been also published. The Examination Library has been updated.

20 December 2018
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Please note following Deadline 2, REP2-002, REP2-007, REP2-031 REP2-370, REP2-371, REP2-372 and REP2-373 were omitted from the original publications and REP2-025 has been replaced with an updated version since its original publication.

The Examination Library has been updated and includes all Deadline 2 documents.

14 December 2018
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A note of the Preliminary Meeting, held on 23 October 2018 has now been published.

03 December 2018
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Please note some documents were omitted from the Examination Library following publication of the Deadline 1 documents, these have now been published.

28 November 2018
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Audio recordings have been published for the following Hearings: Preliminary Meeting, Issue Specific Hearing & Open Floor Hearing.

21 November 2018
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The Deadline 1 Submissions have now been published.

15 November 2018
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The Rule 8 letter and the Examining Authority’s Written Questions have now been published.

07 November 2018
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The Examination Timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to Interested Parties

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

06 November 2018
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Preliminary Meeting takes place
23 October 2018
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15 October 2018
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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.

25 September 2018
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The applicant has sent us a letter, explaining that some of the notifications that they sent about the opportunity to make relevant representations were returned undelivered. The applicant has sent further notifications to those parties only, and has allowed more time for them to make their representations by 18 September 2018. If you have received a further notification and wish to make a representation, please contact us at [email protected].

21 August 2018
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Relevant representations published on the website
21 August 2018
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Registration of interested parties closes
13 August 2018
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Registration of interested parties begins
06 July 2018
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The application has been accepted for examination

28 June 2018
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Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
28 June 2018
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Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
01 June 2018
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Mae digwyddiad allgymorth cyhoeddus i ddarparu gwybodaeth am y broses caniatâd datblygu yn cael ei gynnal yn Llangefni ar ddydd Mawrth 4 Hydref, 2016. Mae hwn yn ddigwyddiad ychwanegol a fydd yn cynnwys gwasanaeth cyfieithu ar y pryd na lwyddwyd i’w ddarparu yn flaenorol.

Cyfeiriwch at y poster os gwelwch yn dda.

A public outreach event to provide information about the development consent process will be held in Llangefni on Tuesday 4th October 2016. This is an additional event to include simultaneous Welsh translation we were regretfully unable to provide previously.

Please refer to the event publicity poster.

20 September 2016
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A public outreach event to provide information about the development consent process will be held in Llangefni on Tuesday 6th September 2016. Please refer to the event publicity poster.

Mae digwyddiad allgymorth cyhoeddus i ddarparu gwybodaeth am y broses caniatâd datblygu yn cael ei gynnal yn Llangefni ar ddydd Mawrth 6 Medi 2016. Cyfeiriwch at y poster digwyddiad cyhoeddus am fanylion pellach.

11 August 2016