Skip to main content

Doncaster Sheffield Airport: Freeports

Question for Treasury

UIN 24451, tabled on 3 March 2020

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of establishing Doncaster Sheffield Airport as a freeport.

Answered on

11 March 2020

The Government is committed to running a fair, transparent and robust allocation process to select up to 10 freeports across the UK.

The Government is currently consulting publicly on freeports policy; the finalised policy and a bidding process will be announced in due course after the consultation has concluded.

Answered by

Treasury