Public notice

Notice under Article 15(3) of an Application for Planning Permission accompanied by an Environmental Statement

Land off Fen Lane and Medebridge Road, South Ockendon

Planning application reference: 23/00820/CV
Location: Land off Fen Lane and Medebridge Road, South Ockendon

Application for the variation of conditions numbers 5 (construction period), 6 (construction traffic management plan CTMP) and 8 (HGV booking system) of planning permission ref. 21/02159/FUL (Installation of renewable energy generating station comprising ground-mounted photovoltaic solar arrays together with substation, inverter/transformer stations, site accesses, grid connection cables, internal access tracks, security measures, access gates, other ancillary infrastructure and landscape and biodiversity enhancements) to remove restriction on time limit for construction and increase HGV numbers.

An Environmental Statement Addendum (within the Planning Statement) has been submitted in accordance with the Town and Country (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations. Members of the public may inspect the planning application, plans, Environmental Statement and all other documents submitted with the application on the council's website at

The Environmental Statement is available to purchase at a price of £500 plus VAT for a paper copy, or free of charge for a digital copy either to download or on a CD-ROM. To request a copy, write to Engena Limited, The Old Stables, Bosmere Hall, Creeting St Mary, IP6 8LL or email

Anyone wishing to make representations about this application should write to the council at the address below or make comments online within 30 days from the date of this notice.

Assistant Director of Planning, Transport and Public Protection
Thurrock Council
Civic Offices
New Road
RM17 6SL

Publication date: 
Thursday 20 July 2023