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Applications and queries about planning permission for homes and businesses should be addressed to your local District or City Council office, this table may help in explaining the roles of County and District.


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08/10/14 Updated Oil & Gas FAQs published

09/09/14 Hampshire Minerals and Waste Development Scheme adopted

  • Revisions to the Hampshire Minerals and Waste Development Scheme have been approved by the County Council. The Development Scheme provides a timetable for the production of the planning policy work related to the Hampshire Minerals & Waste Plan. This includes the timetables for the emerging Oil and Gas and Minerals and Waste Safeguarding guidance documents which are planned.

11/07/14 Oil and gas development in Hampshire event report published

  • Hampshire County Council, together with its partner mineral planning authorities (Southampton City Council, Portsmouth City Council and the New Forest National Park Authority held an event to discuss oil and gas development in Hampshire on 5 June 2014. The purpose of the event was to clarify the roles of the planning and regulation authorities and to discuss what may be expected should planning applications come forward in the future. It also addressed issues of concern associated with oil and gas development, and in particular the fracking process raised by Hampshire's local communities and interest groups.  A dedicated oil and gas development webpage for the event is available which includes the presentations from the day as well as the summary report prepared on the main outcomes and recommendations has now been published.


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Oil & gas development in Hampshire

Find out more about oil and gas extraction in Hampshire (including the technique of 'fracking') in the Onshore Oil & Gas FAQs  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 3MB

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FAQs on minerals & waste topics

What does that term or phrase mean? See the Glossary

Information on all aspects of our work - see our facts and figures pages

How minerals and waste relates to you - see the videos 'Mineral Matters' and 'What happens to waste?'


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