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Stansted Airport planning application

Uttlesford District Council has received a planning application submitted by the Manchester Airports Group for development at Stansted Airport.

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The application seeks permission to build new infrastructure at the airport to enable it to manage up to 274,000 aircraft movements and 43 million passengers per year. It is important to clarify that the application is not seeking permission for a second runway.

The information has been validated and is now available on the Council's website.

The Council has also put together a resource page on its website at which provides:

· Access to a summary of the application details

· Important dates

· Details on how to comment

· Key documents

The webpage includes a link to the Council's planning application system for anyone who wants more detailed information or is wishing to respond.

The easiest way to comment on the application is via the online planning system. The planning application reference is UTT/18/0460/FUL. Please be advised that the Council is anticipating a high volume of interest and the system may be slower than usual during peak periods.

People can also email their comments to or write to: Uttlesford District Council, London Road, Saffron Walden CB11 4ER.

Paper copies of the application can be viewed at the Council Offices in Saffron Walden during opening hours.

All comments must be submitted by 5pm on Tuesday 3 April 2018.

22 February 2018