Dogger Bank Creyke Beck

What happens next

A decision on the application for a Development Consent Order for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck was taken on 17 February 2015 and has now been issued.

The period for legal challenge is defined in s118 of the Planning Act 2008. Further information about legal challenge can be found in the letter sent to all Interested Parties accompanying the Secretary of State’s decision and statement of reasons.

If you have any queries about the process please email the Planning Inspectorate at [email protected] or telephone the helpline on 0303 444 5000.

Timeline (35 items)

As advised in our Privacy Notice, five years after the Secretary of State’s decision is issued, all remaining published documents associated with an application are removed from the National Infrastructure Planning website, with the exception of the following which are retained in line with our document retention policy:

  • The Secretary of State’s decision notice and statement of reasons;
  • If made, the Development Consent Order;
  • The Examining Authority’s Recommendation Report and associated appendices;
  • Any documents relating to material/non-material change applications;
  • Any correction notices; and
  • All section 51 advice issued in respect of an application.

As such, the purpose of this banner is to highlight that we will shortly remove all documents, except those listed above.

23 September 2020

An application for a non-material change to the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck Offshore  Wind Farm Order has been made by Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 1 Projco Limited and Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 2 Projco Limited.

If you wish to make a representation, this should be emailed to [email protected] or posted to:
National Infrastructure
The Planning Inspectorate
Temple Quay House
2 The Square
Bristol, BS1 6PN

The deadline for receipt of representations is 29 November 2019.

17 October 2019

The Marine Management Organisation has published a notice of a variation to Deemed Marine Licences regarding the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck Wind Farm.

09 May 2019
10 April 2019

Comments for the Non-Material Change DCO have been published.

18 September 2018

An application for a non-material change to the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck Offshore Wind Farm Order has been made by Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 1 Projco Limited and Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 2 Projco Limited

If you wish to make a representation, this should be emailed to [email protected] or posted to:

National Infrastructure
The Planning Inspectorate
Temple Quay House
2 The Square
Bristol, BS1 6PN

The deadline for receipt of representations has been extended to 14 September 2018.

12 July 2018

Documents relating to the proposed non-material change application have been published.

18 June 2018

The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change has issued a Correction Order and Correction Notice to make corrections to the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck Offshore Wind Farm Order, as published on 17 February 2015.

05 October 2015
Decision made by the Secretary of State
17 February 2015
Recommendations given by the Planning Inspectorate
17 November 2014

An updated document library has been published for this project.

18 August 2014

The Examining Authority has issued a Rule 17 and 8(3) letter requesting further information and informing of a timetable variation.

25 July 2014

A Document Library for this project has been published, this provides a list of documents and a hyperlink to each document.

18 July 2014

The Examining Authority has published the DCO, RIES and issued a Rule 17 letter requesting further information.

A copy of the agenda for the DCO hearing on 16-17 July has also been published.

15 July 2014

Rule 8(3), notification of timetable variation letter sent on 7 July 2014.

11 July 2014

There was a technical fault with the recording of the session on the morning of 3 June in relation to the issue specific hearing on Habitats Regulations Assessment, which unfortunately means that there is no recording available.

A recording of the afternoon session is available.

11 June 2014

The Rule 8(3) letter has been published including timetable variation, site visit and arrangements for Hearings.

06 June 2014

The Second Round of written Questions have been published:

View the questions

View the covering letter

30 April 2014

The agendas for the open floor hearing, issue specific hearings and accompanied site visit which are taking place w/c 31 March 2014 have now been published.

26 March 2014

Read the letter

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

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

25 February 2014
  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
18 February 2014

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.

09 January 2014
Relevant representations published on the website
15 November 2013
Registration of interested parties closes
08 November 2013
Registration of interested parties begins
02 October 2013
Read the letter

The application has been accepted for examination

25 September 2013
Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
25 September 2013
  • Application expected from applicant
  • Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
29 August 2013