What happens next
Dates of the examination can be viewed on the Exam 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 timetable as currently set out.27/03/2018 - Deadline for close of examination. 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 already registered 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 (as amended).
Timeline (24 items)
The Examining Authority’s Draft Development Consent Order (DCO) issued on 19 February has been published.
Submissions for Deadline 7 (14 February 2018) have now been published.
Submissions for Deadline 6 (31 January 2018) have been published.
The Report on the Implications for European Sites (RIES) and a Request for further information from the Examining Authority have been published.
Responses are to be received by Deadline 7 – Wednesday 14 February 2018
Documents received for Deadline 5 (09 January 2018) have been published.
Documents received for Deadline 4 (21 December 2017) have been published.
The Examining Authority’s Further Written Questions have been published.
The Examination Authority has accepted a submission dated 8 December 2017 from Hensall Parish Council as a late deadline three submission.
A Rule 8(3) and Rule 17 letter has been published, requesting further information and changes to the timetable.
Documents received for Deadline 3 (30 November 2017) have been published.
Action Points from the Issue Specific Hearing on Environmental Matters have been published.
Audio recordings of the hearings on 22 and 23 November 2017 have also been published.
Submissions for Deadline 2 – 01 November 2017 have now been published.
The Notification of Hearings and Accompanied Site Inspection letter has been sent out.
Submissions for Deadline 1 – 11 October 2017 have now been published.
The examination timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to interested parties
Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting
- Preliminary Meeting takes place
- Examination begins