Government Consultation on: Compulsory community pre-application consultation for shale gas development
of report: To inform the Executive Member for Environment of a
Government consultation relating to compulsory community
pre-application consultation for shale gas development and to set
out a draft officer response to the consultation.
Members will be asked to note the Government consultation and to consider and agree a draft response for submission by the agreed deadline of 7 January 2019.
The Council aims to give the same 28 days clear notice of non key decisions as it does for key decisions, but in exceptional circumstances this may not be possible. In this case, the item will not have been on the forward plan for 28 days before the decision is taken. Officers have advised that this matter needs to be considered urgently to adhere to the national government deadline of the 7 January, for which the next scheduled Executive Member Decision session would be too late.
Decision type: Non-Key
Decision status: Decision Made
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/11/2018
Decision due: 10/12/18 by Executive Member for Environment
Reason: This item is being considered as urgent to ensure adherence to the government consultation deadline, for which the next planned meeting would be too late.
Lead member: Executive Member for Environment
Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place
Department: Directorate of Economy and Place
Contact: Anna Pawson Email: email@example.com Tel No. 01904 553312.
This report doesn’t require any formal
consultation. We are seeking views through the Exec Member Decision
Session for the Environment to the government’s consultation
as noted above.
- 11/12/2018 - Government Consultation on Compulsory Community Pre-application Consultation for Shale Gas Development
- 10/12/2018 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change [previously Executive Member for Environment] Government Consultation on Compulsory Community Pre-application Consultation for Shale Gas Development 10/12/2018