PPC/A/1151298 - James Jones & Sons Ltd: Hangingshaw Timber Processing Facility, Lockerbie - PPC Variation Application

Closed 18 Apr 2023

Opened 21 Mar 2023

Results updated 27 Apr 2023

SEPA has issued a variation notice (VAR01) to James Jones & Sons Limited following their application to vary their existing permit on a site at Hangingshaw Timber Processing Facility, Lockerbie following consultation, on 27 April 2023.

The variation notice (VAR01) is available below.



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 James Jones & Sons Ltd to vary their existing PPC permit PPC/A/1151298 at Hangingshaw Timber Treatment Facility, Hangingshaw, Lockerbie, DG11 2SL to expand their current operations and extend their site boundary to include a further high-pressure treatment plant and 2 low pressure treatment plants within a new purpose built shed.

A summary of their application is available below:

Why your views matter

SEPA have 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 21 March and 18 April 2023 before issuing the final decision.

Your comments will be published to our public register 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 21 March and 18 April 2023 before issuing the final decision.  If no comments are received, SEPA will issue the final decision no later than 25 April 2023 and issued documents will be published here. 

If you have any queries, please contact registry@sepa.org.uk


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