Decision details

Approval of Easement/Wayleave - Haughton Road, Darlington

Decision Maker: Assistant Director Economic Growth

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Northern Powergrid have been asked to supply a new trackside connection point by Network Rail. The supply is to be via an underground cable through the rough access track which is part owned by the council and also serves as access to council owned track side land.
Northern Powergrid do have powers to requisition a wayleave if this is not granted voluntarily.


To grant a wayleave to enable the installation of electricity supply to a new trackside connection.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 22/05/2023

Date of decision: 12/04/2023