Decision details

Response to Government Consultation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decisions:

The subject of the decision:

 

This report provided details of Government consultation exercises in relation to the permitted development for shale gas exploration and inclusion of shale gas production projects in the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP) regime and the response provided by Officers on behalf of the Council.  Both consultation responses were required by 11:45pm on 25 October 2018.

 

Alternative options considered:

 

None.

 

The reason for the decision:

 

Cabinet was satisfied with the responses provided to the Government consultation exercises.

 

THE DECISION:

 

That Cabinet endorses the Officers’ response to the Government Consultation on (1) Permitted development for shale gas exploration and (2) Inclusion of shale gas production projects in the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP) regime.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: All Wards;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

None

Consultees

None

Contact: Helen Kemp, Director of Economy and Planning Email: helen.kemp@hambleton.gov.uk.

Report author: Helen Kemp

Publication date: 05/12/2018

Date of decision: 04/12/2018

Decided at meeting: 04/12/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 18/12/2018

Current call-in Count: 0

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