The period for submitting a representation to the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) is now closed.  From 14 June 2023, individuals who wished to register and make a representation had five weeks to do so. The deadline for submitting a representation was 11.59pm on 19 July 2023. Anyone wishing to receive project updates from PINS are still able to do so by signing up using an email address on the PINS website: Cambridge Waste Water Treatment Plant Relocation | National Infrastructure Planning (

The next phase of the DCO process is the Examination. This will last for six months and is expected to commence in the Autumn. During this time there will be at least one Open Floor Hearing, this hearing provides the opportunity for individuals and community groups to speak directly to the Examining Authority. For more information regarding the Examination please see Advice Note 8.5 on the PINS website (Advice Note 8.5: The Examination: hearings and site inspections | National Infrastructure Planning (

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team if you have any questions. You can reach us by calling 0808 196 1661, emailing or writing to FREEPOST: CWWTPR.