Legislation

29th November 2018

SI 2018/1232

SI 2018/1232. The Environmental Assessments and Miscellaneous Planning (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018. These Regulations make amendments to legislation in the field of town and country planning and infrastructure planning. Comes into force on Brexit day.  The legislation in question is: • Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (A1990 c.8) • Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (A2004 c.5) • Planning Act 2008 (A 2008 c.29) • Environmental Assessment of Plans and Programmes Regulations 2004 (SI 2004/1633) • Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2017 (SI 2017/571) • Infrastructure Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2017 (SI 2017/572).

27th November 2018

SI 2018/1214

SI 2018/1214. The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2018.  Comes into force 1st January 2019. These Regulations amend the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2013 (SI. 2013/3113) (the “WEEE Regulations”).

27th November 2018

SI 2018/1227

SI 2018/1227. The Environmental Protection (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England and Wales) Regulations 2018.  Comes into force 7th January 2019.  These Regulations make amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (c. 43) and the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 (SI 2016/1154).  Amendments to SI 2016/1154 cover new conditions for environmental permits authorising certain waste operations, amendments relating to flood risk activities and an amendment relating to radioactive substances activities.