The Town and Country Planning Act 1990 The Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015Notice ID: SOU2176537
The Town and Country Planning Act 1990 The Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015
Notice Under Article 13(4) or (5) of Application for Planning Permission
Proposed development at Flowers Brook, Steephlll Road, Ventnor, Isle Of Wight P038 1UF
Mr Mark Francis Is applying to the Isle of Wight Council for planning permission for Full planning permission is sought for the onshore elements of the Perpetuus Tidal Energy Centre (PTEC). Accordingly, the application is for: - Construction of a substation / control room (including outdoor transformer compound and welfare facilities) with parking and turning arrangements. Planning Portal Reference: PP-10101353 5. Description of the Proposal - Construction of a landfall for marine electricity export cables from sea including possible use of transition pits for the junction of marine and onshore cables. - Intertidal/foreshore trenching including temporary removal of coastal protection to allow cable installation, followed by reinstatement of the coastal protection; - Construction and installation of an underground cable route taking exported electricity from the landfall to the substation; -Construction and installation of an underground cable route and the possible use of Horizontal Directional Drilling to bring export cables to land and onwards to the substation. - Enabling works including -Possible reinforcement or alteration of access roads within the onshore area; -Creation of temporary laydown/construction areas; -Construction of temporary security site fencing/provisions; -Possible tree and scrub clearance; -Site levelling/ landscaping; and - Foundation excavation Permission is therefore sought for the final design of the substation / control room and cable route options / methodology in this full planning application. The substation / control room will use existing road access from Steephill Road, Ventnor.
Environment Statement and Major Development and Adjacent to a Conservation Area
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This application will be processed and determined in accordance with the Council's procedures for determining planning applications set out in the Council's Constitution.
Any person wishing to make representations regarding this application, should do so either in writing to the below address
Planning Services Seaclose Offices
Fairlee Road Newport
Isle of Wight
or via the comments section available within the application (see reference below) on the Council's website: (www.
All comments received on planning applications will be made available for public inspection on both the electronic application file and the website.
All comments should be made by: 27/09/2021
Quoting Reference: 21/01623/FUL
If your comments are not received by this date a decision may already have been taken.
All comments submitted in respect of this application must relate to land use considerations, traffic and environmental matters only and will be made available for other parties to see under the Access to Information Act 1985.
Strategic Manager Planning and Infrastructure Delivery