MacLean Eggs: Hutton Hall Barns - PPC variation application

Closed 10 Dec 2021

Opened 12 Nov 2021



It is part of SEPA’s remit to maintain a high-quality environment by setting permit conditions which limit the impacts associated with installations operating under Pollution Prevention and Control (PPC) Part A Regulations.

Application details

We received an application from MacLean Eggs to vary their existing PPC Permit PPC/A/1159728 at Hutton Hall Barns, Hutton, Berwick Upon Tweed, TD15 1TT to increase bird numbers by 50% and add two free range layer houses.

A summary of their application is available below:


Why your views matter

SEPA has assessed the application and has drafted new permit conditions. These, along with the decision document, are available below:

This is your opportunity to let us know your views on the proposed conditions. The consultation will be open for 28 days from date of publication. SEPA will consider any comments received between 12 November and 10 December 2021 before issuing the final decision.

Your comments will be published unless you ask us not to, in which case we will publish a note saying that we received a response but have not made it publicly available.

What happens next

SEPA will consider any comments received during the consultation period between 12 November and 10 December 2021 before issuing the final decision. If no comments are received, SEPA will issue the final decision no later than 17 December 2021 and issued documents will be published here. 

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