The Highthorn planning application was submitted to Northumberland County Council in October 2015. Please find below the application documents, including all appendices. Further down the page you will also find information relating to Supplementary Environmental Information that was submitted to Northumberland County Council in April 2016.
Appendix 1 – Statement of Community Involvement
Appendix 2 – LVIA
Appendix 3 – Ecology Assessment
Appendix 4 – Archaeological Assessment
Appendix 5 – Hydrological Assessment
Appendix 6 – Geotechnical Assessment
Appendix 7 – Mine Gas Risk Assessment
Appendix 8 – Air Quality Assessment
Appendix 9 – Noise Assessment
Appendix 10 -Lighting Assessment
Appendix 11 – Vibration Assessment
Appendix 12 – Transport Assessment
Appendix 13 – Soils & Agricultural Assessment
Appendix 14 – Draft Site Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP)
Appendix 15 – Draft Environmental Management Plan (EMP)
Appendix 16 – Discover Druridge
Supplementary Environmental Information – April 2016
Since the planning application was submitted to Northumberland County Council in October 2015, they have undertaken extensive consultations with statutory and non-statutory bodies to assist in their consideration of the acceptability of the Highthorn development.
As a consequence of feedback received, the County Council has formally requested additional environmental information in support of the findings of the Environmental Statement which accompanied the planning application. You can find the documents, which have been submitted below:
Further Environmental Information – March 2017
As part of the Public Inquiry, Banks Mining submitted further environmental information, which can be found below.