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Pesticides, Genetically Modified Organisms and Fertilisers (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 (S.R. No. No. 188 of 2018).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Cultivated plants, Water
Keyword
Biosafety Biotechnology Genetically modified organism (GMO) Data collection/reporting EIA Authorization/permit Registration Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties Fertilizers/nutrients Plant production Freshwater pollution Pollution control
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

The Regulations make miscellaneous minor amendments to legislation relating to pesticides, fertilisers, seed marketing, nitrates and genetically modified organisms, updating out of date references, in particular to EU legislation. The purpose of these Regulationsis to ensure that references are correct and, in particular, that the amended provisions will operate effectively on exit day.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Amends

Plant Protection Products Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 (S.R. No. 295 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Plant protection, Biosecurity, Pesticides, Institution, Biological control agents, Offences/penalties, Environmental fees/charges

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fertilisers Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1992 (S.R. No. 187 of 1992).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1992

Keyword: Fertilizers/nutrients, Standards, Packaging/labelling, Inspection, Internal trade, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 (S.R. No. 176 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Pollution control, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Biotechnology, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Phosphorus (Use in Agriculture) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 (S.R. No. 308 of 2014).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2014

Keyword: Farming, Agricultural development, Soil pollution/quality, Fertilizers/nutrients, Organic waste, Plant production, Freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nitrates Action Programme (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 (S.R. No. 369 of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Farming, Data collection/reporting, Offences/penalties, Agricultural development, Agricultural land, Soil pollution/quality, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Erosion, Fertilizers/nutrients, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Control of Pesticides Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1987 (S.R. No. 414 of 1987).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1987

Keyword: Pollution control, Soil pollution/quality, Pesticides, Plant production, Plant protection, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Protection of Water Against Agricultural Nitrate Pollution Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004 (S.R. No. 419 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Pollution control, Fertilizers/nutrients, Soil pollution/quality, Monitoring, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Risk Assessment) (Records and Exemptions) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996 (S.R. No. 442 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Inspection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

EC Fertilisers Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (S.R. No. No. 503 of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006

Keyword: Fertilizers/nutrients, Packaging/labelling, Data collection/reporting, Registration, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Nutrient Action Programme Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019 (S.R. No. 81 of 2019).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2019

Keyword: Farming, Agricultural development, Pollution control, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Soil pollution/quality, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Fertilizers/nutrients, Organic waste, Plant production, Standards, Waste management, Freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX