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Decree No. 30 of 2008 (XII. 31.) KvVM of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Water Management laying down technical rules concerning activities and facilities serving for the utilization and protection of waters and for water damage prevention.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008 (2013)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Effluent waste water/discharge Environmental planning Flood Groundwater Industrial water use Inland waters Navigation Surface water Waterworks Policy/planning Sewerage Freshwater resources management Potable water Thermal and medicinal waters Water abstraction Water supply Irrigation Pollution control Freshwater pollution
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The consolidated version of the Decree entered into force on 1 June 2013.
Abstract

This Decree is a framework that shall apply to the technical planning of works and facilities serving for the utilization and protection of waters and for water damage prevention; to their proper and safe development, utilization, maintenance and operation; to the technical planning, construction and operation of technological equipment for water resources management purposes; and to decision-making concerning investments in the field of water resources management. Provisions regarding drinking and industrial water supply are laid down in Articles 10-13, while sewerage, waste water treatment and waste water disposal are dealt with in Articles 14-18. Flood protecting, river bed regulation and river controlling measures are contained in Articles 19-49. Water management in mountain, plain and urban areas are provided for in Articles 52-63. Pumping stations are ruled by Articles 64-67. Provisions concerning agricultural water use, irrigation and utilization of lakes (both natural and artificial), fish ponds, reservoirs are laid down in Articles 68-89.

Full text
Hungarian
Website
njt.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Act No. LVII of 1995 on water management.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Freshwater resources management, Concession, Water rights, Institution, Non-governmental entity, Surface water, Groundwater, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waterworks, Water supply, Sewerage, Flood, Potable water, Access-to-information, Servitude, Thermal and medicinal waters, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Water abstraction, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Decree No. 101 of 2007 (XII. 23.) KvVM of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Water Management laying down technical requirements for intervention in underground water resources and for water well drilling.

Legislation | Hungary | 2007 (2013)

Keyword: Well sinking/boreholes, Data collection/reporting, Monitoring, Renewable energy, Thermal and medicinal waters, Water abstraction, Water rights, Waterworks, Groundwater

Source: FAO, FAOLEX