Section 62A Planning Application: S62A/2024/0045 Land at Wickham Hall Estate, Bishops Stortford, Uttlesford, CM23 1JG

Overview of case details, documents, key dates and how to make a representation.

Applies to England

Type of application:

Full Planning Application

Applicant name

Endurance Energy and Wickham Hall Ltd

Site address:

Land at Wickham Hall Estate, Bishops Stortford, Uttlesford CM23 1JG

Description of proposed development

Erection of a Solar Photovoltaic Farm with supporting infrastructure and battery storage, inverters and transformers, fencing, landscaping works and connecting cable.

Case Officer

Section 62A Applications Team



Key dates

Date application valid 20 June 2024
Date by when representations must be made 26 July 2024
Hearing date and venue TBC
Target decision 19 September 2024
Decision date TBC

Hearing Documents


Make a representation

The application can be inspected under the application plans and documents heading below.

You will be able to comment on this application until 26 July 2024

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Send your comments via email to

or write to

Section 62A Applications Team,
The Planning Inspectorate,
3rd Floor, Temple Quay House,
2 The Square, Temple Quay,

Sending comments by email will enable us to deal with them more quickly and is preferred.

Please include the application reference number and site address.

This application will be determined by an Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State.  Shortly after the close of the representation period the Planning Inspectorate will consider whether a hearing is necessary.   In the event that a hearing is scheduled, and you would wish to speak at the hearing, you must make this request at the time you submit your written representations.

Where the application is to be considered at a hearing, notice of the date, time and venue for the hearing along with the name of the person holding the hearing, will be published on this website at least two weeks before the date of the hearing. 

Application Plans and Documents

Questionnaire and supporting documents



Interested Parties

Planning Inspectorate Correspondence

Applicant Correspondence

Published 26 June 2024
Last updated 510 July 2024 + show all updates
  1. 4 consultee responses added

  2. Added - Cadent Gas Ltd 1, Cadent Gas Ltd 2, Cadent Gas Ltd 3 - Solar Farm Guidance, ESP Utilities Group Ltd, Gigaclear Ltd No Plant Affected Letter National Grid Electricity, UK Power Networks 1, UK Power Networks 2, UK Power Networks 3, UK Power Networks 4, UK Power Networks 5, UK Power Networks 6, D Brett

  3. 4 consultees added - MAG Highways, NATS Safeguarding, Essex Police x 2 Consultation deadline updated to 26 July 2024

  4. PS appendices 1.3 & 3 added under application plans and documents

  5. First published.