Issue details

Sunnica Energy Farm Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP): Statement of Common Ground

The Portfolio Holder for Planning will be asked to approve the draft Statement of Common Ground to be completed between Sunnica and the four affected local authorities, being West Suffolk Council, Suffolk County Council, East Cambridgeshire District Council and Cambridgeshire County Council.


The Statement of Common Ground will identify the matters which are agreed between the parties, matters currently the subject of negotiation and those matters that are not agreed.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant in terms of its effect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Exning; Iceni; Manor; Mildenhall Great Heath; Mildenhall Kingsway & Market; Mildenhall Queensway;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/02/2023

Decision due: 9 Mar 2023 by Portfolio Holder for Planning

Lead member: Councillor David Roach, Portfolio Holder for Planning

Contact: Julie Baird, Director (Planning and Growth) 01284 757621 Email:, Julie Barrow Email:

Type of Decision: (KD) (e)(i)

Documents to be submitted: Report to Portfolio Holder for Planning, with draft Statement of Common Ground attached.