Programme Update

The East Anglia TWO Application was submitted to The Planning Inspectorate in October 2019 and we are currently within the Examination period.

Latest Updates

See below the most recent information on the examination process: 


An Examination Library will be kept up to date throughout the Examination and can be accessed via the ‘Documents’ tab on the project page to include items such as the Preliminary Meeting and Hearing recordings, Written Questions, Applicant Responses to Relevant Representations and Procedural Documents. You can access the Document Area here.

You can access the Relevant Representations in the Relevant Representations area.

Application Documents

Copies of the Application and accompanying plans, maps and other documentation can also still be viewed on the Planning Inspectorate’s website and at the following locations and during the hours set out in the below.

Access may be limited during the COVID-19 pandemic, please check accessibility with the venue.


Leiston-cum-Sizewell Town Council

Council Offices,
Main Street,
IP16 4ER

  • Monday, Tuesday,
    Thursday & Friday 9:00am - 12:30pm

All viewings are by appointment only by telephoning or emailing in advance.

Other times may be available if offices opening hours do not suit. Please contact Leiston Town Council directly: 

T: 01728830388

East Anglia TWO Examination Timetable

In light of the current public health situation surrounding COVID-19, all hearings will be virtual and held as indicated below until the Examining Authority indicates otherwise. The Examination Timetable is as below, and further information can be found in the Rule 8(3) Letter .


Deadline 9

Thursday 15 April 2021


Deadline 10

Thursday 6 May 2021


Publication by ExA of:
• ExA’s commentary on and/or schedule of changes to the dDCO (if required)
• ExA’s Further Written Questions (ExQ3)
Thursday 20 May 2021n/a
Time reserved for any Issue Specific Hearings and/or Compulsory Acquisition Hearing (if required)Tuesday 25 – Thursday 27 May 2021Virtual Event
Issue Specific Hearing on the dDCO (if required)Friday 28 May 2021Virtual Event
Deadline 11Monday 7 June 2021n/a
Publication by ExA of:
• Amendments to the previously issued Reports on the Implications for European Sites (RIES) (if required)
Monday 28 June 2021n/a
Deadline 12Monday 28 June 2021n/a
Deadline 13Monday 5 July 2021n/a
Application Examination CompleteTuesday 6 July 2021n/a

Please note: The time for submission of documents at any Deadline in the timetable is 23:59 on the relevant Deadline date, unless instructed otherwise by the ExA. Please ensure submissions to the Planning Inspectorate arrive by this time.

If you have any comments or queries on the examination, please email the Planning Inspectorate direct on: