June 2017

Public Inquiry Report from Planning Appeals Commission

The Department for Infrastructure received the Commissioners’ Report from the public inquiry on 25 May 2017. The Department is currently considering the findings of this report before a decision can be made on how the scheme is progressed. This decision is programmed for August 2017 at which point the Commissioners’ Report can be released into the public domain.

** Website Update 26.09.2017

Due to a further public consultation exercise on draft Reports to Inform an Appropriate Assessment (closing on 2 October) the Commissioners’ Report is now expected to be released in late October 2017.

** Website Update 02.11.2017

The Department is currently assessing feedback received from the recent public consultation exercise on draft Reports to Inform an Appropriate Assessment and the PAC Commissioners’ Report is now expected to be released before the end of this calendar year.