New Legislation – relating to High Speed Rail, including a consequential amendment to the EIA Regulations 2011 (23/02/2017) …

The following Act was granted Royal Assent on 23/02/2017:

New Legislation:

  • High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017 (link).


  • The above Act 2017 c. 7 is not summarised on the Planning Jungle website.
  • The above Act includes the following consequential amendment to the EIA Regulations 2011:
    - Section 63(3) of the above Act amends regulation 8(1)(b)(ii) of the EIA Regulations 2011 (Subsequent applications where environmental information previously provided) to insert a reference to "section 20(1) or 50(5)(a) of the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017".

Updates to the Planning Jungle website: