Published: Tuesday, 4th October 2022
MVV Medworth have officially notified the borough council of the Development Consent Order (DCO) for acceptance of the application by the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) for examination.
The Borough Council of King's Lynn and West Norfolk has been notified as one of the four host authorities. The official notice of acceptance confirms that the ‘Relevant Representations’ period for the DCO will run from 4 October 2022 until 15 November 2022.
The council will register as an Interested Party for the DCO and will be drafting a Relevant Representation to submit to PINS by the 15 November deadline.
Anyone who wants to comment at this stage can register as an interested party (the document explains how to do this).
The application documents can be viewed here: https://infrastructure.planninginspectorate.gov.uk/projects/eastern/medworth-energy-from-waste-combined-heat-and-power-facility/?ipcsection=docs
The council’s technical officers are reviewing MVV’s application submission and will present their comments to the 7 November planning committee before sending the council’s response to the Planning Inspectorate.
The Development Consent Order can be read below.