Thirteen copies of the marine licence application and supporting documents need to be submitted for consultation purposes.
If all documents can be sent electronically, NRW will accept the application by email. Otherwise CD copies are acceptable. NRW will however require 1 hard copy of all application documents for their own review and record. Applications must be accompanied by the relevant fee (see ‘Fees’ below), and an ES, where required. An annual monitoring fee will also be payable for most renewable energy applications in addition to the costs detailed below.
|Band||Generating Capacity (megawatts)||Fee (£)|
|Band 1||0 to 0.99||2,000|
|Band 2||1 to 4.99||6,000|
|Band 3||5 to 99||26,222|
|Band 4||100 and above||38,650|
|Monitoring and licence management (Payable annually)|
|Band 1||0 to 0.99||1,100|
|Band 2||1 to 4.99||2,250|
|Band 3||5 to 99||8,270|
|Band 4||100 and above||8,387|
To view the non-technical summary for the Tidal Energy Limited and Marine Current Turbines proposals, please click on the links below. To acquire access to the full Environmental Statements, please contact these organisations directly.
- Tidal Energy Limited Environmental Statement Non-Technical Summary 2009
- The Skerries Tidal Stream Array Environmental Statement Non-Technical Summary
European Protected Species Licence
NRW require one original and 2 paper copies of each part of the EPS application. This includes the application form, method statement, maps/plans and survey as appropriate.