consultations

26th July 2021

EA consultation

The Environment Agency is consulting on amending the Civil Procedure Rules to establish environmental review. Consultation closes 6th September. https://consult.defra.gov.uk/environmental-governance-team/consultation-on-amending-the-civil-procedure-rules/

19th July 2021

EA consultation on charges

The Environment Agency is consulting on charge proposals from October 2021.  These changes will cover charges for water abstraction on the Isles of Scilly and charges for regulating fusion activities.  The latter sector will be brought under the Environmental Permitting Charging Scheme by extending the definition of a ‘specified radioactive substances activity. Consultation closes 10th September.  https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/environment-agency-charge-proposals-from-october-2021

13th July 2021

EA consutation on WEEE guidance

The Environment Agency is consulting on new guidance for permitted facilities that treat or transfer waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE). Consultation closes on 5th September. https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/weee-and-wce-appropriate-measures-for-permitted-facilities