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European Communities Environmental Objectives (Surface Waters) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 272 of 2009).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Surface water Hazardous substances Effluent waste water/discharge Monitoring Pollution control Protection of habitats
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations establish legally binding quality objectives for all surface waters and environmental quality standards for pollutants for purposes of implementing provisions of Community legislation on protection of surface waters.

Full text
English
Website
www.bailii.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Legislation | 2000

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Water conservation zone, Registration, River basin institution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed, Right to water, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Pesticides, Human rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2008/105/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on environmental quality standards in the field of water policy, amending and subsequently repealing Council Directives 82/176/EEC, 83/513/EEC, 84/156/EEC, 84/491/EEC, 86/280/EEC and amending Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Water quality standards, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/11/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment of the Community (Codified version).

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Water Quality (Dangerous Substances) Regulations, 2001 (S.I. No. 12 of 2001).

Legislation | Ireland | 2001

Keyword: Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Water quality standards, Authorization/permit, Hazardous substances, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Local Government (Water Pollution) Act, 1977 (Water Quality Standards for Phosphorus) Regulations, 1998.

Legislation | Ireland | 1998

Keyword: Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Data collection/reporting, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

European Union Environmental Objectives (Surface Waters) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 386 of 2015).

Legislation | Ireland | 2015

Keyword: Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Waterworks, Surface water, Hazardous substances, Monitoring, Water quality standards, Potable water, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities Environmental Objectives (Surface Waters) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 327 of 2012).

Legislation | Ireland | 2012

Keyword: Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Waterworks, Surface water, Hazardous substances, Monitoring, Water quality standards, Potable water, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Union Environmental Objectives (Surface Waters) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 77 of 2019).

Legislation | Ireland | 2019

Keyword: Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Inland waters, Surface water, Hazardous substances, Monitoring, Water quality standards, Sustainable use, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX