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Regulation No. 11 on bathing water quality.

Country/Territory
Bulgaria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2002
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
State Gazette No. 25, 8 March 2002.
Subject
Water
Keyword
Thermal and medicinal waters Recreational water use Data collection/reporting Water quality standards
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Abstract

The Regulation sets out quality requirements for bathing waters. The text of the Regulation is divided into five Chapters, Additional, Transitional and Final Provisions and one Annex. The Chapters deal with the followng: general requirements (1); initial identification of bathing zones (2); follow-up identification of new bathing zones (3); quality requirements for bathing waters (4); information and reporting (5). All definitions are given in the additional provisions. Schedule I specifies quality requirements for bathing water.

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Bulgarian

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 75/440/EEC concerning the quality required of surface water intended for the abstraction of drinking water in the Member States.

Legislation | European Union | 1975

Keyword: Surface water, Water quality standards, Water supply, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Water Act.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 1999 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Water supply, Water quality standards, Freshwater pollution, Water rights, Servitude, Water users' associations, River basin institution, Sewerage, Surface water, Groundwater, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Regulation No 5 of 30.05.2008 on the management of bathing water quality.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 2008 (2013)

Keyword: Water quality standards, Water supply, Monitoring, Surface water, Groundwater, Classification/declassification, Water conservation zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX