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Nuclear Reactors (Environmental Impact Assessment for Decommissioning) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 2892 of 1999).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Great Britain
Document type
Regulation
Date
1999
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy, Environment gen.
Keyword
Radiation Data collection/reporting Nuclear energy Pollution control EIA
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations make the dismantling or decommissioning of specified nuclear power stations and nuclear reactors subject to environmental impact assessment and impose procedural requirements in relation to the consideration of applications for consent to carry out such a project. The Regulations require the consent of the Health and Safety Executive for a dismantling of decommissioning project and require a licensee to provide to the Executive an environmental statement.

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Legislation | European Union | 1985 | Repealed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

Amended by

Nuclear Reactors (Environmental Impact Assessment for Decommissioning) (Amendment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 657 of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006

Keyword: Radiation, Data collection/reporting, Nuclear energy, Public participation, Governance, Pollution control, EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX