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Richard Macrory

Richard Macrory was the UK's first professor of environmental law, and is currently based in the Faculty of Laws, University College London where he founded the Centre for Law and the Environment. Professor Macrory has been a board member of the Environment Agency and was a member of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution 1991 ' 2003. He has also been a specialist advisor to Select Committees in both the House of Commons and the House of Lords. He is a Bencher of Grays Inn. In 2006 he was appointed by the Cabinet Office for lead a Review on Regulatory Sanctions covering nearly all areas of business regulation. All the recommendations in his Review were accepted by Government. Important new powers for regulators resulting from his Review are now contained in Part 3 of the Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Act 2008.
Contributed to


First-tier Tribunal (Environment)
First-tier Tribunal (Environment)
Practice notes

This Practice Note details the appeals process against civil sanctions or notices following environmental enforcement in England, Wales and Scotland in the First-tier Tribunal (Environment). It deals with what can be appealed, fast tracking stop notice appeals, procedure before the hearing, the hearing itself, the decision and appealing the decision.

Practice Area


  • Contributing Author

Qualified Year

  • 1974


  • UK Environmental Law Association


  • Oxford University

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