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Environmental Assessment (Forestry) Regulations 1998 (No. 1731 of 1998).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
1988
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Forestry protection measures EIA
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The Regulations provide for further implementation of Council Directive 85/337/EC on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment in relation to specified projects relating to forestry likely to have significant effects on the environment ("relevant project"). The Regulations require that consent shall be obtained from the Forestry Commissioners ("the Commissioners") for relevant projects (reg. 3). A person who proposes to carry out a project may apply

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 85/337/EEC on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment.

Legislation | European Union | 1985 | Repealed

Keyword: EIA, Authorization/permit, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (Scotland) Regulations 1999 (S.S.I. No. 43 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999 | Repealed

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (England and Wales) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 2228 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX