Consultation outcome

Environmental permit application: Low Level Waste Repository

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

Original consultation

Summary

Seeking views on an application from LLW Repository Ltd to vary its environmental permit at the Low Level Waste Repository in west Cumbria.

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Consultation description

The Environment Agency has received an application from LLW Repository Ltd to vary its environmental permit (EPR/YP3293SA/V002) to allow further disposal of solid radioactive waste by near surface burial at the Low Level Waste Repository (LLWR) in west Cumbria.

It has consulted on the application and is now seeking comments on its draft decision and draft environmental permit in which it proposes to grant LLW Repository Ltd a permit to dispose of further radioactive waste in line with its application.

Published 28 May 2015
Last updated 20 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added link to decision document and permit.
  2. First published.