Hampshire County Council, Portsmouth and Southampton City Councils and the New Forest National Park have all adopted the Oil and Gas and Minerals and Waste Safeguarding in Hampshire Supplementary Planning Documents. The relevant adoption and other statements will be published shortly.
The Government has offered a number of onshore oil and gas licences areas for award, including 2 in Hampshire. More information is available on the oil and gas pages and in the updated On-shore Oil and Gas FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) 2 MB.
The County Council’s guide to neighbourhood planning 9 MB in Hampshire has now been published.
The planning application for a construction of a bypass for Stubbington and construction of a new southern section of Newgate Lane is live and open for comments until 11 September 2015. The applications are proposed to be presented for decision at the 21 October Regulatory Committee meeting.
The latest information showing sites proposed by the Hampshire Minerals and Waste Plan, safeguarded mineral resources and safeguarded mineral and waste infrastucture is now available on an online map.
Find an application (updated 27 July 2016)
Comment on an application (open for consultation)
Development Scheme (latest version)
Find out more about oil and gas extraction in Hampshire (including the technique of 'fracking') in the Onshore Oil & Gas FAQs 2 MB
How will we engage with communities? - Statement of Community Involvement
What does that term or phrase mean? See the Glossary
Information on all aspects of our work - see our facts and figures pages