Stansted Airport planning application

Manchester Airports Group (MAG) have submitted an application (UTT/18/0460/FUL) for development at Stansted Airport.

Speaking sessions on the Stansted application
Uttlesford District Council's Planning Committee will determine the planning application - which seeks to raise the current cap on the number of passengers the airport is permitted to serve from 35 million passengers per annum (mppa) to 43mppa - at a special meeting on Wednesday 14 November.

The additional public speaking sessions will now take place Tuesday 6 - Wednesday 7 November.

Planning Committee ►

Description of the 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.

► Speaking sessions and Committee meeting on 14 November

Key documents

Important dates for the application

How to comment on the application

Press releases


Additional information

► Stansted Airport background | ► Manchester Airports Group | ► Icon for pdf Countryside Protection Zone Study (LUC, 2016) [7.35MB] | ► Stansted Airport Advisory Panel


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