HS2 Phase One: removal of qualifying authority status

Sets out the process for removing qualifying authority status from HS2 Phase One planning authorities.


High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Act 2017: guidance on the removal of qualifying authority status

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The process that Department for Transport will follow if it’s necessary to remove qualifying authority status from a HS2 Phase One planning authority.

Planning authorities with qualifying authority status are opting to have a wide range of controls in approving construction works which are required for the HS2 Phase One scheme.

Published 24 May 2018