Planning appeal - Stansted Airport

Core documents and appeal details for the Stansted Airport Ltd (STAL) application for development at Stansted Airport.



The inquiry ran from Tuesday 12 January until Friday 12 March 2021.


Full details of the appeal, information about the inquiry and the venue, the programme for the inquiry, core documents and inquiry documents can be found on the dedicated inquiry website.

Stansted Airport Inquiry website

Additional documents: submission on costs

Stansted Airport Limited has made an application for a full award of costs against Uttlesford District Council.

Stansted Airport Limited submission

Icon for pdf Stansted Airport Limited's (the appellant) submission on costs [237.72KB]

Uttlesford District Council response

Icon for pdf Submissions on behalf of Uttlesford District Council in response to a costs claim made by Stansted Airport Limited on 12 March 2021 [679.81KB]

Bundle of documents in support of Icon for pdf Uttlesford District Council's response to the appellant's cost application [2.02MB].

Icon for pdf Index of authorities referred to in Uttlesford District Council's response to the costs application [5.81MB]


Proposal: Airfield works comprising two new taxiway links to the existing runway (a Rapid Access Taxiway and a Rapid Exit Taxiway), six additional remote aircraft stands adjacent Yankee taxiway); and three additional aircraft stands (extension of the Echo Apron) to enable combined airfield operations of 274,000 aircraft movements and a throughput of 43 million terminal passengers, in a 12-month calendar period.

You can find full details of the application and all of the associated documents on our planning application system. To find the application, search using the reference UTT/18/0460/FUL

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You can find details of this appeal on the Appeals Casework Portal. This appeal has been given the reference APP/C1570/W/20/3256619.  To find this case on the portal you will need to enter the seven digit reference number: 3256619

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Planning Inspectorate documents

Icon for pdf Case Management Conference Summary Note [157.51KB]

Statements of Case

Stansted Airport Ltd (STAL)

Icon for pdf Stansted Airport Ltd (STAL) Statement of Case part 1 [655.41KB]

Icon for pdf Stansted Airport Ltd (STAL) Statement of Case part 2 [7.11MB]

Icon for pdf Stansted Airport Ltd (STAL) Statement of Case part 3 [4.58MB]

Stop Stansted Expansion

Icon for pdf Stop Stansted Expansion Statement of Case [336.26KB]

Uttlesford District Council

Icon for pdf Uttlesford District Council Statement of Case [4.5MB]

Amended Environmental Statement

An Amended Environmental Statement has been issued by Stansted Airport Limited.


Additional information

Stansted Airport planning appeal - frequently asked questions

Icon for pdf Planning Inspectorate Privacy Notice Amendment for Appeal Ref: 3256619 (Stansted Airport) [55.74KB]