About the Bristol Airport planning application

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Bristol Airport has submitted an appeal to the Planning Inspectorate against the council’s decision to refuse planning permission for the expansion of the airport.

The appeal is currently being validated by the Planning Inspectorate and will formally start in January 2021, with the inquiry scheduled for July 2021. Once they have registered the appeal the Planning Inspectorate will confirm what the timetable will be. The key dates will be posted here together with the appeal documents and an explanation of how you can comment on the appeal.

Planning application refused

The decision to reject the planning application to expand Bristol Airport was made at a special meeting of the Planning and Regulatory Committee on 10 February and then confirmed on Wednesday 18 March.

You can look at the planning application 18/P/5118/OUT.

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