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High Speed 2 Line

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 4643, tabled on 29 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when the supplementary environmental statement for High Speed 2 will be published; and how long the consultation period for that document will be.

Answered on

2 July 2015

A Supplementary Environmental Statement relating to the High Speed Rail (London – West Midlands) Bill will be deposited in Parliament, and in local authority offices and libraries in affected areas, on 13th July 2015. It will also be published online on gov.uk on that date. The consultation period will run from 13th July until 28th August 2015, a period of 47 days.

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