17th January 2019

SI 2019/39

SI 2019/39. The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day.  These Regulations make amendments to the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 (SI 2016/1154). The amendment adds a new Schedule 1A which details modifications to EU Directives and their application.  Directives modified are:

The Asbestos Directive Basic Safety Standards Directive Batteries Directive Energy Efficiency Directive End of Life Vehicles Directive Industrial Emissions Directive Landfill Directive Medium Combustion Plant Directive Mining Waste Directive PVR1 and 2 Waste Framework Directive Water Framework Directive WEEE Directive.
16th January 2019

SI 2019/40

SI 2019/40. The Plant Health (Ips typographus) (England) Order 2019.  Comes into force 16th January.  This Order introduces specific measures for the control of infestations of Ips typographus (Heer) (the larger eight-toothed spruce bark beetle) which is a serious pest of conifer trees.

15th January 2019

SI 2019/25

SI 2019/25. The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.  Comes into force on Brexit day.  These Regulations make amendments to legislation which implements, in part, Council Directive 2011/92/EU on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment. The legislation amended is:

Environmental Impact Assessment (Land Drainage Improvement Works) Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/1783). Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (England and Wales) Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/2228). the Water Resources (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) Regulations 2003 (SI 2003/164). Environmental Impact Assessment (Agriculture) (England) (No.2) Regulations 2006 (SI 2006/2522). Marine Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2007 (SI 2007/1518).