WinACC organised a meeting in partnership with Winchester Friends of the Earth "Fracking in Hampshire - learn all about it" on  8 October 2013 at which 110 people heard two expert speakers:

WinACC's position on fracking

The planning section of the HCC website includes their FAQs on frackingHampshire County Council is the relevant planning authority for fracking within Winchester District, except for the area in the South Downs Natonal Park where the park authority is reponsible.

See also the questions and detailed answers from the meeting.