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Environmental Civil Sanctions (England) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 1157 of 2010).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
2010
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Pollution control Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order permits the Environment Agency and Natural England to impose civil sanctions in relation to the offences specified in Schedule 5 to the Order. They also provide for enforcement. The legislation which creates such offence includes the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975, the Wildlife and Countryside Act, the Environmental Protection Act 1990, the Water Resources Act 1991, the Water Industry Act 1991, the Environment Act 1995, the Water Act 2003 and specified agricultural legislation.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Amended by

Nitrate Pollution Prevention Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 668 of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Agricultural development, Farming, Fertilizers/nutrients, Plant production, Freshwater pollution, Policy/planning, Water conservation zone, Groundwater, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX