Parish Council

Lower Thames Crossing Design Refinement Consultation


Message from Highways England

The consultation on design refinements to the Lower Thames Crossing closed at 23.59 on 12 August 2020.

We are proposing a number of refinements to the design of the project following feedback received from earlier consultations, discussions with local stakeholders, ongoing design development and new technical data.  Your feedback is vital in shaping the scheme and will help us develop our application for a Development Consent Order (DCO).

Online consultation
Our proposals are available to view on our dedicated consultation website until 23.59 on 12 August 2020.

You will be able visit our online exhibition, where you can explore an interactive map, watch videos explaining the proposals, as well as download the consultation documents.

Home delivery
This service is available to all members of the public, who can request materials here, by calling 0300 123 5000 or emailing us at

Telephone Surgery

We’ve now launched our telephone call back service where a member of the project team who will answer your questions on the proposed changes.  Anyone can book an appointment here or by calling 0300 123 5000 (calls to us will be charged at a local rate, call backs will be free of charge). Call backs will be made Monday to Friday, 12pm to 7pm, until 12 August 2020.

We are hosting four webinars – two focussed on changes north of the river and two for changes south of the river. These webinars are open to all members of the public. The project team will talk you through the proposed refinements and attendees will be able to post questions to the designers.

South of the River:

  • 20 July, starting 7pm
  • 30 July, starting 7pm

North of the River:

  • 21 July, starting 7pm
  • 29 July, starting 7pm

You can register for the webinars on our consultation website.

How to have your say
You can submit a response by using one of the methods below. (PLEASE NOTE THIS CONSULTATION IS NOW CLOSED.)

Online response form
Fill in the online response form.

Post your response form or comments to:
(The Freepost address is the only text needed on the envelope, and no stamp is required.)


To book an appointment to speak to someone who can help you fill out a form over the phone, please call us on 0300 123 5000.