Major infrastructure projects

Some planning applications are of national significance, and are determined by the Planning Inspectorate. Find out about such projects in Suffolk.

We aim to get the best outcomes for the people of Suffolk from projects currently proposed for Suffolk.

Read more about Suffolk County Council's position via the links below, or visit the Planning Inspectorate website for more general project information.

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Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth enterprise zone

How Suffolk County Council is working with key partners to create enterprise zones in the Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth area.

Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIPs)

The Planning Act 2008 defines and establishes a process for examining NSIPs which would previously be consented by different government departments.

Our Energy Infrastructure Policy and Strategic Engagement

Electricity generation and connection projects in Suffolk.

East Anglia Green

A new 400kV electricity transmission line between Norwich and Tilbury, crossing Suffolk.

Sizewell C nuclear power plant

Details of proposals for Sizewell C, a proposed nuclear power plant in Suffolk.