PORT OF TILBURY EXPANSION PLANSNotice ID: CO2417001
COMMON LAND OFF FORTROAD, WEST TILBURY
PORT OF TILBURY EXPANSION PLANS
PROPOSED APPLICATION FOR A DEVELOPMENT CONSENT ORDER UNDER THE PLANNING ACT 2008
Port of Tilbury London Limited (POTLL) owns and operates the existing Port of Tilbury (the Port).
POTLL is proposing to expand its existing operations at the Port by incorporating anew site to theeast of the Port. The new site is shown shaded red and markedTilbury 2onthe below plan and forms part of the former RWE Tilbury Power Station.
The expansion proposals will need to be authorised by the Secretary of State for Transport before they can take place, as they comprise anationallysignificant infrastructure project for the purposes of the Planning Act 2008. The expansion proposals include theconstruction of new road and rail accesses through the land shown cross hatched on the below plan and whichcross in part an area ofcommon land in the vicinity of POTLL's new site. The common land is shown coloured green on the below plan.
POTLL will be consulting on its expansion proposals from 6March 2017 until 21 April 2017. Further details can be found from 6 March 2017 at http://tilbury2.co.uk/. This is anon-statutory (informal) consultation, and will be followed in summer 2017 by astatutory (formal) consultation as required by the Planning Act 2008.
New Road &Rail Accesses
If you consider that you own, occupy,orhave common (or other) rights in the area of common land shown coloured green and cross hatched on the below plan, or if you have any opinion on the effect of the expansion proposals on that area ofcommon land or more generally on the common land in West Tilbury,please contact POTLL either by email to T2consultation@potll.com or by phone 01375 852370 by no later than 21 April 2017.
POTLL is holding aseries ofworkshops and public meetings on the proposals as part ofthe non-statutory consultation. From 6March 2017 details can be found at http://tilbury2.co.uk/ .
Port of Tilbury London Limited
10th February 2017