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Radioactive Contaminated Land Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (S.R. No. 345 of 2006).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2006
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Land & soil
Keyword
Radiation Pollution control Soil pollution/quality Soil rehabilitation Enforcement/compliance
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations concern the control of exposure to radioactive substances on land. They implement Articles 48 and 53 of Council Directive 96/29/Euratom. The Chief Inspector appointed under the Radioactive Substances Act 1993 shall investigate the condition of land which is believed to be causing lasting exposure to ionizing radiation and serve an intervention notice upon the responsible person requiring that person to carry out out the necessary actions set out in these Regulations.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Radioactive Substances Act 1993 (c. 12).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1993

Keyword: Registration, Radiation, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Offences/penalties, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 96/29/Euratom laying down basic safety standards for the protection of the health of workers and the general public against the dangers arising from ionizing radiation.

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Radiation, Authorization/permit, Early warning system, Environmental audit, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Radioactive Contaminated Land Regulations (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 3236 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Radiation, Pollution control, Soil pollution/quality, Soil rehabilitation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Radioactive Contaminated Land Regulations (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 2145 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Radiation, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Radioactive Substances (Modification of Enactments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 (S.R. No. 116 of 2018).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2018

Keyword: Radiation, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Offences/penalties, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX