February 2020

February 2020 Public Inquiry Timetable and Update

Public Inquiry Timetable

A timetable has been drawn up by the PAC for Stage 1 of the Inquiry which will open at 10.30am on Tuesday 18th February at Strule Arts Centre, Omagh.

Further details on the logistics of the inquiry can be accessed on the PAC website - https://www.pacni.gov.uk/news-centre/a5-dual-carriageway-scheme-0

 

Public Inquiry Update

The Department is also making available consultation communications as follows:

  • The submissions received as part of the consultation process for the Supplementary Information to the Environmental Statement Addendum, can be viewed and downloaded Here. Please note the address and personal details associated with each submission have been redacted.
  • The submissions received by the PAC in relation to the Department’s rebuttals, can be viewed and downloaded Here. Please note the address and personal details associated with each submission have been redacted.

 

Core Documents and Theme Reports Updates

The Department would also like to draw your attention to the following additional Core Documents uploaded and Theme Reports that have been updated:

Core Documents

  • A5WTC-CD-ST-060 Human Rights Act Impact Assessment (uploaded 16/01/2020)
  • A5WTC-CD-ST-070 New Decade New Approach (uploaded 16/01/2020)
  • The Reports of Information to Inform an Appropriate assessment published for consultation in March 2019 have also been added to the Core Documents Library for convenience.

These can be found Here.

Theme Reports

  • A5WTC-2019-TR-023 DfI Roads Theme Rpt - Economic Assessment v2.0 was updated to reflect updated scheme costs. (uploaded 03/02/2020)
  • A5WTC-2019-TR-023 DfI Roads Theme Rpt - Economic Assessment v3.0 was updated to add a point of clarity to Paragraph 32. (uploaded 04/02/2020)

These can be found Here.