H1 annex J: groundwater

This publication was withdrawn on 1 February 2016

This publication has been replaced by the groundwater risk assessment for your environmental permit.

Assess the risks to groundwater from a wide range of activities permitted under the Environmental Permitting Regulations.



This document explains the broad concepts, terminology and approaches common to assessing risks to groundwater from all groundwater activities. It also takes you through the different generic steps of undertaking a risk assessment.

It should be read in conjunction with the Horizontal Guidance Note H1 overview document.