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Application Details
Application number SMD/2022/0524 Application type Screening Opinion
Site address LAND AT ALTON TOWERS RESORT, Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire, Proposal Screening Opinion for a new attraction housed within a new building.
Applicant name

Alton Towers Resort
Agent name

Applicant address Agent address The Minster Building, London, EC3R 7AG
Application status Consultations/Re-consultations issued
Received date 16/09/2022 Valid date 16/09/2022
Fee due 0.00 Fee paid 0.00
Determination required date 07/10/2022 Agreed extended date
Case Officer Jane Colley
Start of Public Consultation period End of Public Consultation period 18/01/2023
Referred to Secretary of State date Referral expiry date
Decision by Committee date
Decision Screening Opinion - EIA Not Required Decision Date 19/01/2023
Temp permission expiry date Permission expiry date
Legal Obligation ref.

Name Address
Environment Agency The Environment Agency, Sentinel House, Wellington Crescent, Fradley Park, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 8RR
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust The Wolseley Centre, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, ST17 0WT
SMDC Trees
Cllr Hayley Plimley Alton Ward,
Historic England 8th Floor, The Axis, 10 Holliday Street, Birmingham, B1 1TG,
SMDC Environmental Health Environmental Health,
SMDC Conservation Conservation Officer, Town Hall, Buxton,
Natural England Parkside Court, Hall Park Way, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4LR

Attachments - Click the Description to view the attachment in a new window.
Date Description
21/09/2022 Public Comment John Wardley
22/09/2022 Public Comment Alan Schilke
27/09/2022 EIA Screening Letter
28/09/2022 Public Comment Mandy Thompson
03/10/2022 consultation response environment agency
08/11/2022 Consultation Response Environmental Health
15/01/2023 Consultation Response Natural England
19/01/2023 Decision