Common Road, Harthill, Rotherham

INEOS Harthill location

Source: INEOS screening request

Key facts

Address: Land next to Common Road, near Harthill, Rotherham

Planning applicationRB2017/0805 and DrillOrDrop review of the proposals. Screening request submitted to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council. INEOS screening report on Harthill, Rotherham

Appeal: Reference: APP/P4415/W/17/3190843

Operator: INEOS Shale

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Timeline

7 June 2018

Breaking: Planning inspector approves Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Details and reaction

3 May 2018

Day 7 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

2 May 2018

Day 6 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

1 May 2018

Day 5 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

27 April 2018

Day 4 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

26 April 2018

Day 3 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

25 April 2018

Day 2 of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

24 April 2018

Opening day of inquiry into Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Live news updates

19 April 2018

Rotherham Councillors reject last minute traffic changes for Ineos shale gas site at Harthill. Details

25 January 2018

Rotherham Councillors unanimously oppose Ineos shale gas plans for Harthill. Details

13 December 2017

INEOS appeals for Harthill and Marsh Lane to be heard at public inquiries. Details

6 December 2017

Start date of appeal by INEOS Upstream against non-determination of application for shale gas exploration at Common Road, Harthill. Link to appeal webpage

24 November 2017

INEOS seeks to bypass local decisions on Harthill and Marsh Lane planning applications. Details

1 November 2017

Rotherham Council highways officers recommend refusal of planning application on safety grounds. Details

21 July 2017

Deadline for comments on public consultation

13 June 2017

Public consultation begins. Key details on the application

30 May 2017

Application received by Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

25 May 2017

INEOS applies for a standard rules environmental permit for the site. Details

18 May 2017

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council announces INEOS Shale’s plans for a vertical coring well at Harthill do not need an Environmental Impact Assessment Details and Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council screening opinion

10 March 2017

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council announces INEOS has made an Environmental Impact Assessment screening request for a 2,800m shale gas well on a 1.2ha site at Common Road, Harthill. Details and INEOS screening request