Policy paper

National networks national policy statement: post adoption statement

Explains how environmental issues were considered in a 2014 national policy statement on road and rail infrastructure projects.


National policy statement for national networks post adoption statement

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Statement explaining how environmental issues were considered in the ‘National networks national policy statement’. The statement explains:

  • how environmental considerations have been integrated into the plan or programme
  • how the environmental report has been taken into account
  • how opinions expressed in response to public consultations on the draft plan or programme were considered
  • the reasons for choosing the plan or programme as adopted

The original draft consultation was published in December 2013.

Published 17 December 2014