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Transfrontier Shipment of Waste (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 861 of 2014).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Marine area Marine pollution Environmental fees/charges Pollution control Waste management Transboundary movement of waste Waste disposal Authorization/permit Transport/storage Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 2007 in respect of, among other things: competent authorities designated for the purposes of Regulation (EC) No 1013/2006 on shipments of waste; enforcing authorities and extension of enforcement powers enforcement powers under the Environment Act 1995 and the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997 to the marine area (as defined); fees payable to the Department of the Environment in Northern Ireland in relation to waste shipments; and disclosure of information. Regulation 22 amends section 41(1)(d) of the Environment Act 1995 to include the Natural Resources Body for Wales as one of the bodies that may require payment to it of charges as a means of recovering its costs in performing functions conferred by the EU Regulation.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on shipments of waste.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage, PIC-prior informed consent, International trade, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 1711 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste disposal, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Act 1995 (Chapter 25).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1995 (2021)

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Standards, Protection of environment, Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Environmental planning, EIA, Offences/penalties, Cultural heritage, Policy/planning, Marine fisheries, Soil pollution/quality, Certification, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Soil rehabilitation, Waste management, Flood, Drainage/land reclamation, Freshwater pollution, Sustainable use, Protected area, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX