Policy paper

Heathrow Airport Limited: statement of principles

Non-binding agreement between Heathrow Airport Limited and the Secretary of State for Transport in relation to the Heathrow north-west runway scheme.


Heathrow Airport Limited: statement of principles

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Following the publication of the Airports Commission’s report the government engaged with the promoters of all 3 shortlisted options. The statement of principles records the outcomes of engagement between government and Heathrow Airport Limited in July 2016.

It sets out the scheme promoter’s expectations and commitments in principle as to how its scheme would be taken forward if preferred by government as the best way to meet the need for more runway capacity in London and the south-east.

Published 25 October 2016