Pontardawe and Swansea Angling Society

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Links to Lagoon Documents


Pre-application.

TLSB Scoping Report here…

PINS Scoping Opinion (inc EAW and CCW advice) here…

Public notice 27 Jun 2013 of formal consultation here…

Documents referred to in the notice included:

Replies to PEIR:

TLSB presentation of “EIA findings” at Liberty Stadium 17 Oct here…

Developer’s replies to PEIR responses:

Draft Environmental Statement received from TLSB in Nov 2013 (too much to supply here and overtaken by events).

Response by Fish Legal 17 Dec to draft Environmental Statement here…

APEM Ltd review of draft Environmental Statement rec’d 10 Feb 2014 here…


Application and Acceptance.

TLSB initial application 7 Feb 2014:

NB. additions and revisions to application documents were submitted throughout the Examination.

PINS Acceptance:


Pre-examination.

TLSB public notice 7 Mar 2014 of acceptance of application and arrangements for making representations here…

“Relevant Representations” (inc PASAS No 202 and Fish Legal No 256) by 11 Apr 2014 here…

Notice by Examining Authority (ExA) 15 May 2014 here… of:

Additional application documents submitted by TLSB:

ExA letter 16 Jun:


Examination.

Deadline 1, 24 Jun (for interested parties to notify their intentions as to oral hearings and site visits):

Deadline 2, 9 Jul (“Written Representations” and answers to the ExA’s Written Questions):

Oral hearings, 29 July and 31 July in the Guildhall:

Deadline 3, 5 Aug (for all parties to comment on the Relevant Representations and Deadline 2 submissions by others):

Revision of Examination Timetable:

Oral hearings, 16, 17, 18, 23 and 30 Sep

Deadline 4, 7 Oct (for parties to submit: summaries of points made at oral hearings, consultation responses on the late TLSB documents submitted at Deadline 3 and any outstanding comments on documents submitted at Deadlines 2 and 3):

Issue-specific / Compulsory Acquisition hearings 20, 21, 22, 23 Oct (matters arising from comments received at deadline IV; outstanding matters including DCO; and Compulsory Acquisition):

NRW response to ExA note here…

Examination continued…

Deadline 5, 28 Oct (extended to 4 Nov) (meant to be for post hearing documents)

11 Nov - Docs issued by ExA:

Deadline 6 (Final), 25 Nov (meant to be for comments on ExA’s RIES and draft DCO).

Deadline 7 (Final final), 4 December.

New ExA deadline for responses to Deadline 6 submissions.

Deadline 8 (Final final final), 8 December.

New ExA deadline for responses to further specific questions:


Post-examination.

The ExA has 3 months (until 10 Mar 2015) to report on the application to the Sec of State, with a recommendation.

The Sec of State then has 3 months (until 10 Jun 2015) to decide whether to grant or refuse development consent.

On 14 April the Secretary of State issued a number of questions for the applicant, NRW, Welsh Govt and other interested parties - letter here…

Responses by 28 April:

Following the General Election on 7 May the (Conservative) Sec of State for DECC is Amber Rudd.


The Decision 9 June 2015.



13 July 2017

Other Websites


Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay website…

TLSB application for Development Consent…

Planning Inspectorate website…

Marine Licensing Team website…


Where to find things

Overview of the project and our concerns here…

Details of the consents required here…

Progress of the Development Consent application and our involvement here…

Links to development consent documents - this page

Progress of the Marine Licence application and our involvement here…

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