Forewind has produced a Statement of Community Consultation (SoCC) summarising the consultation approach for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck. The consultation has been carried out in two formal phases as part of the development process. Those phases have been:
Phase One (late 2011) – Consultation on the site selection process for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck. The Preliminary Environmental Information 1 documents are still available to download here. Hard copies are also available at libraries listed here. The consultation period for these documents is now closed.
Phase Two –The final statutory consultation period for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck has now closed however consultation documents are still available to review electronically here. The consultation period for these documents is now closed.
There is also an opportunity for input during the Application phase.
Application and Examination - The Planning Inspectorate formally accepted the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck development consent order application for examination on 25 September, 2013. Interested parties then registered representations to participate in the examination process, which began on 18 February 2014. Details of the process can be viewed on the Planning Inspectorate website.
Ornithology addendum - Following the receipt of additional ornithological data about other developments in the North Sea, Forewind prepared and consulted on further environmental information relating to the ornithology assessment for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck. Feedback from this consultation has now been incorporated into updated documents now submitted to the Planning Inspectorate. Comments on this Consolidated Ornithology Addendum can be sent directly to the Planning Inspectorate by the deadline of Tuesday 18 March.
Creyke Beck events
Open-floor and issue-specific hearings will be held by the Planning Inspectorate for the examination of the development consent order application for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck from March 2014.