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HS2 Phase 2b working draft Environmental Statement

This collection of documents make up the HS2 Phase 2b working draft Environmental Statement.

HS2 Ltd is consulting on these documents from 11 October 2018 to 21 December 2018. For more information about the consultation and how to respond to it, please visit the working draft Environmental Statement consultation page.

You can also explore some of the maps and documents in our new online navigator tool. The tool is not part of the HS2 Phase 2b working draft Environmental Statement, but has been designed to help you navigate some elements of it.

Non-technical summary

Provides a summary of the working draft Environmental Statement in non-technical language.

Volume 1: Introduction and methodology

An introduction to the working draft Environmental Statement and an overview of the route and the environmental impact assessment process.

Volume 2: Community area reports and maps

Describes likely significant route-wide environmental effects of the construction and operation, based on the current level of design, of HS2 Phase 2b.

Volume 3: Route-wide effects

The likely significant route-wide environmental effects of the construction and operation, based on the current level of design, of HS2 Phase 2b.

Volume 4: Off-route effects

The likely off-route works (where locations are known) and the approach to their assessment.

Supporting information and planning

Consultations

Published 11 October 2018