Navitus Bay Wind Park

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.

11/03/2015 - 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 (15 items)

notice icon
17 October 2014
notice icon

The agenda for the open floor hearing on the 14 October has been published.

Please note a correction to the Examining authority’s first questions, Q14.9 should read as follows:
Can the applicant explain the purpose of paragraph (6) of Article 7 of the DCO and why it is considered necessary?

7 October 2014
notice icon

Read the letter

The examination timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to interested parties

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

22 September 2014
milestone icon Read the letter

The examination timetable (Rule 8 letter) has been sent to interested parties

Procedural decision following Preliminary Meeting

22 September 2014
notice icon

The Audio from the Preliminary Meeting held on Thursday 11 September 2014 is now available. Please note: Due to a technical problem the first 10 minutes of the audio (Introductions) is not available to hear. This will be covered in a written note of the meeting which will be published shortly.

Audio Part 1:

Audio Part 2:

A table of the Unaccompanied site visit locations undertaken by the Examining Authority is available to view.

Notification of the Open Floor Hearing on 14 October 2014 has been published and is available to view.

15 September 2014
milestone icon
  • Preliminary Meeting takes place
  • Examination begins
11 September 2014
milestone icon

The notification of Preliminary Meeting (rule 6 letter) has been sent Read the letter

The letter also includes appointment of Examining Authority, draft timetable of examination and statement of principal issues.

31 July 2014
milestone icon
Relevant representations published on the website
26 June 2014
milestone icon
Registration of interested parties closes
23 June 2014
milestone icon
Registration of interested parties begins
13 May 2014
notice icon

The application has been accepted for examination 

View the letter

Drop in event in Bournemouth

Join Planning Inspectorate staff in Bournemouth on 22 May 2014 to find out about the application process. See the poster for locations and times.

9 May 2014
milestone icon Read the letter

The application has been accepted for examination

8 May 2014
milestone icon
Decision on whether or not to accept the application for examination
8 May 2014
milestone icon
Application received by the Planning Inspectorate
10 April 2014