Electricity Act 1989 - sections 36 and 37: applications guidance

This good practice guidance sets out the procedure for applications for onshore generating stations and overhead lines under sections 36 and 37 of the Electricity Act 1989, where the development concerned is development requiring environmental impact assessment.


An update was published on 04 July 2022 as a result of changes to paragraphs 5.2.2 and 5.2.3, and the replacement of the link at paragraph 5.2.4 to refer to updated Necessary Wayleaves Guidance published in March 2022.


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