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Regulations implement EIA Directive amendments for transport projects

Regulations implement EIA Directive amendments for transport projects
Published on: 15 November 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Regulations implement EIA Directive amendments for transport projects
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  • What is the background to the Regulations?
  • What are the key provisions to be implemented by the Regulations?
  • What are the potential implications for developers and authorities?
  • What are the next steps?

Article summary

Planning analysis: The Environmental Impact Assessment (Miscellaneous Amendments Relating to Harbours, Highways and Transport) Regulations 2017, (the Regulations) transpose Directive 2014/52/EU (the 2014 Directive), which amends Directive 2011/92/EU (the EIA Directive) (on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment). The Regulations, which come into force on 5 December 2017, make minor changes to the environmental impact assessment (EIA) procedures for regimes concerned with the consenting of transport-related projects. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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