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Abstracting or impounding water: notices of applications made

View a list of applications that have been submitted to the Environment Agency for a licence to abstract or impound water.

The Environment Agency has the power to decide whether or not to grant licences to abstract or impound water in England.

Notices are given, in accordance with Section 37 of the Water Resources Act 1991 and Regulation 6 of the Water Resources (Abstraction and Impounding) Regulations 2006 that applications have been made to the Environment Agency.

If you are concerned about a proposal you have a chance to comment.

Notices are published for 28 days.

New licence applications

A list of applications made for new licences to abstract or impound water.

  1. Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead: application made to abstract water
  2. A.K. Sharpe & Sons: application made to abstract water
  3. Hertfordshire County Council: application made to impound water
  4. H2O Power Ltd 29581: application made to abstract water
  5. Happy Days Farming Company Limited: application made to abstract water
  6. Rookery Farm Limited: application made to abstract water
  7. National Trust (Renewable Energy) Limited 28012 & 29637: application made to abstract water and impound water
  8. H20 Power Ltd 27654: application made to impound water
  9. Suffolk Wildlife Trust: application made to abstract water
  10. Hail Weston Farms Limited: application made to abstract water
  11. The National Trust (NPS/WR/029470 & NPS/WR/028031): application made to abstract water and impound water
  12. The Forestry Commission: application made to abstract water and impound water
  13. Laing O’Rourke Construction Limited: application made to abstract water
  14. H20 Power Ltd 28120: application made to abstract water
  15. H2O Power Ltd 29442: application made to abstract water
  16. West Berkshire Council: application made to impound water
  17. Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions Limited: application made to abstract water
  18. The Canal & River Trust 21931: application made to abstract water
  19. The Nunnington Settlement Trustees: application made to abstract water
  20. H2O Power Limited: application made to impound water
  21. Paul Rackham Limited: application made to abstract water
  22. Tudor Griffiths Limited: application made to abstract water
  23. The National Trust 28006 & 29459: application made to abstract water and impound water
  24. Thatchers Cider Company Limited : application made to abstract water
  25. Hardingham Farms Limited: application made to abstract water
  26. H2O Power Limited: application made to abstract water
  27. High House Farm Limited: application made to abstract water
  28. Laing O’Rourke Construction Limited: application made to abstract water
  29. Skanska UK Plc (NPS/WR/028329): application made to abstract water

Vary or revoke licence applications

A list of applications made to vary or cancel (revoke) existing licences to abstract or impound water.

  1. Carrington Power Limited: application made to abstract water
  2. Notice of application for a drought permit: Longdendale Reservoirs
  3. Aston Villa Football Club Limited: application made to abstract water
  4. Breedon Southern Limited: application made to abstract water
  5. Yorkshire Water Services Limited (NPS/WR/028378): application made to abstract water
  6. Princes Limited : application made to abstract water
  7. Notice of application for a drought order: Ennerdale
  8. Anglian Water Services Limited: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/027880
  9. Manor Farm Rackheath Limited: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/027644
  10. E J W Holman: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/023613
  11. Scottow Farms Limited: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/023623
  12. Anglian Water Services Limited: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/023605
  13. C P Fabb & Co: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/023651
  14. D M Cook: application made to abstract water NPS/WR/023629

Environment Agency proposals to vary or revoke existing licences

Notices detailed below include any proposals by the Environment Agency (or at the directions of the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs or the Welsh Ministers) to vary or revoke a licence of any type.

Licensing decision statements

The Environment Agency publish summary details of applications which they refuse and those which they grant that have attracted a lot of interest.

Published 19 September 2008
Last updated 5 December 2014 + show all updates
  1. New Notice added to collection
  2. First published.