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Waste Management Licensing (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (S.S.I. No. 228 of 2011).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Environmental planning Waste management Waste disposal Pollution control Authorization/permit Recycling/reuse
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations implement for Scotland Community legislation (notably Directive 2008/98/EC on waste) in relation with the waste management licensing and exemption system. They make certain changes to the existing system including the introduction of new exemptions from the requirement for licensing and the adjustment of various existing exemptions. The Regulations provide, among other things for: contents of public registers maintained under Environmental Protection Act 1990; conditions attach

Full text
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Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2006/66/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on batteries and accumulators and waste batteries and accumulators and repealing Directive 91/157/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Chapter 43).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Environmental planning, Education, Soil pollution/quality, Waste management, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Act 1995 (Chapter 25).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1995

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2002/96/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Solid waste, Hazardous substances, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Waste prevention

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

Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999 (Chapter 24).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Pollution control, Institution, Waste management, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (Solway Tweed River Basin District) Regulations 2004 (S.I. 99 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Aquaculture, Freshwater resources management, Policy/planning, Monitoring, Potable water, Water conservation zone, Registration, Basin/catchment/watershed

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste Incineration (Scotland) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 170 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Action Programme for Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (Scotland) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 298 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Farming, Soil pollution/quality, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pollution control, Offences/penalties, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Deposits in the Sea (Exemptions) Order 1985 (S.I. No. 1699 of 1985).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1985

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Rural Development Contracts (Rural Priorities) (Scotland) Regulations 2008 (S.S.I. No. 100 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Agricultural development, Less favoured areas, Subsidy/incentive, Contract/agreement, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Rural Development Contracts (Land Managers Options) (Scotland) Regulations 2008 (S.S.I. 159 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Agricultural development, Subsidy/incentive, Contract/agreement

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Waste Management Licensing Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 1056 of 1994).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1994 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012 (S.S.I. No. 148 of 2012).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2012

Keyword: Waste management, Waste disposal, Pollution control, Authorization/permit, Recycling/reuse, Organic waste, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Waste (Meaning of Hazardous Waste and European Waste Catalogue) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2015 (S.S.I. No. 188 of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Pollution control, Waste management, Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX