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Waste Law, 2011 (Law No. 185(Ι)/2011).

Country/Territory
Cyprus
Document type
Legislation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Basic legislation Pollution control Waste management Waste disposal Authorization/permit Waste prevention Recycling/reuse Liability/compensation Hazardous substances Hazardous waste Offences/penalties
Geographical area
European Union Countries, Western Asia
Abstract

The Law aims at harmonizing the Cypriot legislative framework with Directive 2008/98/EC on waste and intends creating the suitable legislative framework for harmonizing the Cypriot legislation, through secondary legislation, with a number of other related EU directives. The Law also provides for the implementation at a national level of Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 on shipments of waste, as last amended with Commission Regulation (EU) No. 664/2011. The law lays down measures to protect the envi

Full text
Greek
Website
www.mof.gov.cy

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 664/2011 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on shipments of waste to include certain mixtures of wastes in Annex IIIA thereto.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Transboundary effects, Transboundary movement of waste, Transport/storage, Hazardous waste, PIC-prior informed consent

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Legislation | European Union | 2006

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste and repealing certain Directives.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Solid waste, Sustainable development, Precautionary principle, Waste disposal, Waste domestic sources, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Public health, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Policy/planning, Public participation, Basic legislation, Recycling/reuse, Packaging/labelling, Hazardous waste, Registration, Authorization/permit, Inspection, Organic waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Solid and Hazardous Waste Law, 2002 (Law No. 215(I)/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous waste, Packaging/labelling, Pollution control, Solid waste, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Waste (Amendment) Law, 2012 (Law No. 6(Ι)/2012).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2012

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste (Amendment) Law 2016 (No. 3(I)/2016).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2016

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste (Amendment) Law 2014 (No. 55(I)/2014).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2014

Keyword: Pollution control, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Emissions, Ozone layer

Source: FAO, FAOLEX