A160 – A180 Port of Immingham Improvement

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
24 April 2014
Examination Begins
 Date Passed
08 May 2014
Deadline 1
Deadline for receipt of:
• Statements of Common Ground (SoCG)
• Local Impact Reports (LIR)
• Information from the applicant relating to s127, s135 and s138 PA 2008
 Date Passed
27 May 2014
Deadline 2
Deadline for receipt 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
• Responses to ExA’s first written questions
• Notification by affected persons of wish to request a compulsory acquisition hearing
• Notification by interested parties of wish to make oral representations at an issue specific hearing on the draft Development Consent Order (DCO)
• Notification by interested parties of wish to request an open floor hearing
• Representations from interested parties recommending itinerary items for the accompanied site visit
 Date Passed
03 June 2014
Issue of final notification by the ExA of date, time and place for:
• Any open floor hearings
• The issue specific hearing relating to the draft DCO
• Any compulsory acquisition hearing
• Any other issue specific hearings
• Accompanied site visit
 Date Passed
24 June 2014
Deadline 3
Deadline for receipt by the ExA of:
• Comments on WRs and responses to comments on RRs
• Comments on LIRs
• Comments on responses to ExA’s first written questions
• Any revised draft DCO from applicant
• Any further information requested by the ExA
 Date Passed
15 July 2014
Site inspection (accompanied)
 Date Passed
15 July 2014
Open Floor Hearing
Open Floor Hearing
 Date Passed
16 July 2014
Issue specific hearing on draft DCO
 Date Passed
16 July 2014
Issue Specific Hearing
Draft Development Consent Order
 Date Passed
17 July 2014
Issued specific hearing on compulsory acquisition
 Date Passed
17 July 2014
Compulsory Acquisition Hearing
Compulsory Aquisition Hearing
 Date Passed
28 July 2014
Issue by the ExA of the Report on Implications for European Sites (RIES)
 Date Passed
31 July 2014
Deadline 4
Deadline for receipt of:
• Applicant’s final preferred draft DCO
• Updated SoCGs
• Any information requested at hearings
• Written summaries of oral cases put at hearings
• Any further information requested by the ExA
 Date Passed
12 August 2014
Deadline 5
Deadline for receipt of:
• Comments on applicants final preferred draft DCO
• Comments on RIES
• Any further information requested by the ExA
 Date Passed
22 August 2014
Deadline 6
Deadline for the receipt of:
• Responses to ExA’s Rule 17 request for further information
 Date Passed
24 October 2014
The ExA is under a duty to complete the examination of the application by the end of the period of 6 months beginning with the day after the close of the Preliminary Meeting.
 Date Passed
04 September 2014
Examination closed