(cf clause 53 of EP&A Regulation 1994)(1) An approval body the general terms of whose approval have been sought may request the consent authority to provide it with such additional information about the proposed development as it considers necessary to its proper consideration of the general terms of approval.(2) The request:(a) must be in writing, and(b) may specify a reasonable period within which the information must be provided to the consent authority.(3) Immediately after receiving a request for additional information from an approval body, a consent authority must request the applicant, in writing, to provide the information sought within the period specified by the approval body.(4) Immediately after receiving the requested information from the applicant, the consent authority must forward that information to the approval body.(5) Instead of providing the information requested, the applicant to whom a request is made under this clause may notify the consent authority in writing that the information will not be provided.(6) If the applicant for development consent has failed to provide any of the requested information by the end of:(a) any period specified as referred to in subclause (2) (b), or(b) such further period as the approval body may allow,the applicant is taken to have notified the consent authority that the information will not be provided, and the application may be dealt with accordingly.