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Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) Regulations 2003 (S.I. 3242 of 2003).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Freshwater resources management Policy/planning Monitoring Potable water Water conservation zone Registration Basin/catchment/watershed
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 2 January 2004.
Abstract

These Regulations make provision for the purpose of implementing in river basin districts within England and Wales Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy. The Regulations require a new strategic planning process to be established for the purposes of managing, protecting and improving the quality of water resources. That process applies to river basin districts identified by regulation 4. These

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Legislation | European Union | 2000

Keyword: Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Water conservation zone, Registration, River basin institution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. 1623 of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015 | Repealed

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Policy/planning, Monitoring, Potable water, Water conservation zone, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. 138 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016 | Repealed

Keyword: Marine pollution, Aquaculture, Crustaceans, Freshwater resources management, Monitoring, Water conservation zone, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Resources Body for Wales (Functions) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 755 (W.90) of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Agricultural development, Policy/planning, Institution, Environmental planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (Commencement No. 1, Consequential, Transitional and Savings Provisions) (England and Wales) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 630 (C. 42) of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Institution, Cartilaginous fishes, Coastal zone management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) Regulations 2017 (S.I. 407 of 2017).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2017

Keyword: Environmental security, Environmental standards, Environmental planning, Freshwater resources management, Policy/planning, Monitoring, Potable water, Water conservation zone, Registration, Basin/catchment/watershed, Groundwater, Sustainable development, Ecosystem preservation, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX