Planning Application LCC/2019/0037 Regulation 25 letter re seismicity

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Dear Lancashire County Council,

Your Team Leader - Development Management sent a Regulation 25 letter on the 25th October 2019 to the Zetland Group, agents for Aurora Energy Resources. On page 4 of the letter it was indicted that the County Council has taken some initial advice on seismicity issues re the proposed hydrocarbon exploration site at Suttons Lane, Great Altcar, Formby.

Can you please indicate the source of this advice and provide a copy of it?

Yours faithfully,

John Wilkinson

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Dear Mr Wilkinson

 

Request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Further to your request for information, made under the provisions of the
above Act, please see below our response.

 

Request:

 

Your Team Leader - Development Management sent a Regulation 25 letter on
the 25th October 2019 to the Zetland Group, agents for Aurora Energy
Resources. On page 4 of the letter it was indicted that the County Council
has taken some initial advice on seismicity issues re the proposed
hydrocarbon exploration site at Suttons Lane, Great Altcar, Formby.

 

Can you please indicate the source of this advice and provide a copy of
it?

 

Response:

 

The 'initial advice' was provided verbally from our framework consultant
(Jacobs).  There is no written document of advice on seismicity.

 

If you have any queries regarding any of the above, or you require any
additional information, please do not hesitate to contact our team.

 

Yours sincerely

On Behalf of the Information Governance Team

Lancashire County Council

T:  0300 123 6701

W: [1]www.lancashire.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

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