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Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Environmental Impact Assessment and other Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 582 of 2017).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
EIA Marine pollution Authorization/permit Oil pollution Ecosystem preservation Protection of habitats
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations— • implement Directive 2014/52/EU(a) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment (“the EIA Directive”) (as it applies offshore and to certain pipe-lines on land in Great Britain); • implement an obligation under Article 6 of Council Directive 92/43/EEC(b) on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild flora and fauna (“the Habitats Directive”) as it applies offshor

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References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2014/52/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2011/92/EU on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: EIA, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Climate change, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 360 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Marine pollution, EIA, Authorization/permit, Oil pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX