SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 3E+WPeriodic review of mineral planning permissions

9(1)Paragraph 12 (second and subsequent periodic reviews) is amended as follows.E+W

(2)Before sub-paragraph (1) insert—

(A1)This paragraph applies—

(a)where a mineral planning authority for an area in England determines that it will carry out a periodic review of the mineral permissions relating to a mining site, and that periodic review is the second or a subsequent periodic review of the permissions relating to that site, and

(b)in relation to the second or any subsequent periodic review by a mineral planning authority for an area in Wales of the mineral permissions relating to a mining site.

(A2)In the application of this paragraph in relation to a mineral planning authority for an area in England “the review date” means the date set by the authority as the review date for the purposes of the periodic review.

(A3)That date may not be earlier than the relevant date found under sub-paragraph (1) below in relation to the site.

(A4)In the application of this paragraph in relation to a mineral planning authority for an area in Wales “the review date” means the relevant date found under sub-paragraph (1) below in relation to the site.

(3)In sub-paragraph (1), for “ “review date”” substitute “relevant date” .

(4)In sub-paragraph (2)—

(a)omit the “and” at the end of paragraph (a), and

(b)at the end of paragraph (b) insert , and

(c)paragraph 4(A1) were omitted.