New Legislation – relating to waste disposal installations, including a consequential amendment to the EIA Regulations 2017 (05/07/2018) …

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 05/07/2018:

New Legislation:

  • July 2018: SI 2018 No. 575 - The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) Regulations 2018 (pdf) (link).


  • Regulation 13 of the above SI 2018 No. 575 makes a consequential amendment to the following SI:
    - EIA Regulations 2017.
  • The "Explanatory Note" (link) at the end of the above SI includes the following information:
    - "Several provisions (listed in regulation 1(2)(a) to (e)) reflect an amendment to Annex 3 to Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste (OJ No L 312, 22.11.2008, p 3).".
  • Note: For the corresponding amendment to the Infrastructure Planning EIA Regulations 2017, please view this subsequent post.

Updates to the Planning Jungle website: