The consultation on the draft National Policy Statements for energy infrastructure closed on 22nd February 2010.

The Government is now considering the consultation responses and will publish a formal response document later in 2010, together with the final National Policy Statements. Responses received during the consultation will be published on this site alongside the Government’s response document.

The consultation website is now closed for responses but an archived version containing the consultation documents, the six draft National Policy Statements and all related material is available here.

  • The House of Commons Energy and Climate Change Committee report on national policy statement was published on the 23rd March 2010 and PDF and HTML versions can be found at
  • Consultation response and final National Policy Statements published - date to be confirmed.