Section 77 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)
Called-in Planning Application
Peterborough City Council has received notification from the National Planning Casework Unit
that the Secretary of State has called-in the following planning application for determination
Description: Construction of four additional wind turbines to a maximum height of 100 metres (to vertical blade tip) with ancillary infrastructure including temporary construction compound, access tracks and crane hardstandings
Site Location: French Farm French Drove Thorney Peterborough
Applicant: REG Windpower Limited
Start date: 4 June 2014
How the application will now be dealt with
The application will now be dealt with at a Public Inquiry, led by an independent Inspector from
the Planning Inspectorate, appointed on behalf of the Secretary of State. The Inquiry will follow a
‘bespoke’ timetable, which will be agreed in due course by the Applicant, Local Planning Authority
and Planning Inspectorate. The procedure to be followed is set out in the Town and Country
Planning (Inquiries Procedure) (England) Rules 2000, Statutory Instrument 2000/1624 (as
We will write to you again with information about the time, date and location of the Inquiry once
these details have been finalised.
Further information on the Inquiry Process can be found on the Planning Portal’s website
Viewing details of the planning application
Please go to http://www.peterborough.gov.uk/online-applications to view the Committee
Report together with the plans and documents that formed the planning application.
The Secretary of State call-in letter and correspondence detailing the procedure from the Planning Inspectorate are also available.
If you have submitted comments on the original application we will forward copies of these to the
Planning Inspectorate. These will be taken into account by the Planning Inspector in making a
decision on this application.
If you wish to withdraw your previous comments or make further representations you should write
directly to the Planning Inspectorate Customer Services Team at Planning Inspectorate,
Registry/Scanning, Room 3/26 Hawk Wing, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square, Temple Quay,
Bristol BS1 6PN
Please ensure that you quote reference number APP/J0540/V/14/2220136 in your
Please also note that if you are sending your comments by post the Planning Inspectorate require you to send them three copies of your correspondence.
The Planning Inspectorate will not acknowledge your letter. They will, however, ensure that your
letter is passed on to the Inspector dealing with the Inquiry. The Planning Inspectorate also will
forward copies of your correspondence to the applicant(s) and the Local Planning Authority.
Any comments which you wish to make on this appeal must be received by the Planning
Inspectorate by 21 July 2014, otherwise your representations will not be considered.