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European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Agriculture) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 456 of 2011).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Environment gen., Land & soil, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Agricultural development Farming EIA Land-use planning Agricultural land Drainage/land reclamation Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Authorization/permit Enforcement/compliance Ecosystem preservation Protected area
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations provide compliance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive 85/337/EEC as amended insofar as it applies to certain categories of on-farm activities. They make provision for a statutory screening and consent system for these activities and also for environmental impact assessment for such development if it is likely to have a significant effect on the environment. The Regulations apply to: (a) restructuring of rural land holdings, (b) commencing to use uncultivat

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

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Legislation | European Union | 1985 | Repealed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

Amended by

European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Agriculture) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 142 of 2013).

Legislation | Ireland | 2013

Keyword: EIA, Ecosystem preservation, Land-use planning, Institution, Public land, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Agriculture) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 407 of 2017).

Legislation | Ireland | 2017

Keyword: EIA, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Land-use planning, Agricultural land, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX