What happens next
Registration closes on Monday 23 August 2021 at 23:59
Once the registration period has closed, the Secretary of State will, in light of the relevant representations received, consider whether an Examining body will be appointed to examine the application.
- If the Secretary of State considers that an examination is not necessary in order to determine the application, a statement shall be published setting out the Secretary of State’s reasons as to why this is not considered necessary, and a period of 28 days will be given for additional representations to be made on this website.
- If the Secretary of State considers that an examination is necessary, an Examining body will be appointed to determine the application. All Interested Parties and other statutory bodies will be notified of the appointment after it has been made, and, in due course, will be notified of the Preliminary Meeting (PM). At least 21 days’ notice will be given of the date, time and location of the PM.
Timeline (4 items)
You can now register as an Interested PartyRegister online
If you are unable to complete a registration form online and would like to register your interest, please call the helpline on 0303 444 5000 or email the project mailbox, as found on the project page, for advice on how to register.