Heathrow Airport: West Midlands

Department for Transport written question – answered at on 12 January 2024.

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Photo of Julian Knight Julian Knight Independent, Solihull

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has made an assessment of the potential merits of the proposals for a third runway at Heathrow Airport for the West Midlands region.

Photo of Anthony Browne Anthony Browne Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

No recent assessment has been made of the merits of a third runway at Heathrow Airport for the regions.

Heathrow expansion remains a private sector project and it is for the scheme promoter to decide when it submits a development consent order as part of the statutory planning process.

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