Ecolex Logo
The gateway to
environmental law
Search results » Legislation

Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to make provision for transfer of certain functions under the Bourn Vincent Memorial Park Act 1932 to the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht; to amend and extend the Finance (Excise Duties) (Vehicles) Act 1952, the Air Pollution Act 1987, the Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992, the Waste Management Act 1996, section 6 of the Local Government Act 1998; to amend the Water Services Act 2007, the Water Services (No. 2) Act 2013 and the Water Services Act 2014; to amend other Acts and to provide for related matters.
Subject
Environment gen., Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Environmental fees/charges Offences/penalties Waste management Water supply Water charges Registration Waste disposal
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Act amends environment protection legislation in relation to a variety of matters including; offences and penalties and introduction of a fuels register (Air Pollution Act 1987); reviews of licences or revised licences (Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992); fixed payment notices, conditions of licence, review of waste collection permit, transfer of a waste collection permit, and Regulations for the purposes of the principle that the costs of that management shall be borne by the original waste producer or by the current or previous waste holders (Waste Management Act 1996); registration with Irish Water by customers (Water Services (No. 2) Act 2013; payment of charge on sale of property, the establishment and maintenance of a database of water services provided to dwellings.

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Amends

Water Services Act 2007 (No. 30 of 2007).

Legislation | Ireland | 2007 (2018)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Water supply, Institution, Freshwater pollution, Policy/planning, Non-governmental entity, Public private partnership (PPP), Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Protection Agency Act, 1992.

Legislation | Ireland | 1992 (2021)

Keyword: Framework law, Institution, Protection of environment, Environmental planning, Pollution control, Freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Access-to-information, EIA, Offences/penalties, Policy/planning, Freshwater resources management, Water supply, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Management Act, 1996.

Legislation | Ireland | 1996 (2022)

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Recycling/reuse, Basic legislation, Freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Air Pollution Act, 1987 (No. 6 of 1987).

Legislation | Ireland | 1987

Keyword: Basic legislation, Air quality/air pollution, Registration, Institution, Emissions, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Water Services Act 2014 (No. 44 of 2014).

Legislation | Ireland | 2014 (2018)

Keyword: Water supply, Institution, Water charges, Dispute settlement, Access-to-justice

Source: FAO, FAOLEX