Management of environmental protection in defence (JSP 418)

JSP 418 provides the MOD with the direction and guidance on meeting Environmental Protection legislation/Regulations obligations.



Part 1: directive

The Part 1 directive provides the direction that must be followed in accordance with Statute, or Policy mandated by defence or on defence by central government.

Part 2: guidance (Leaflets)

The Part 2 guidance provides guidance and best practice that will assist the user to comply with the Directive(s) detailed in Part 1. These leaflets provide guidance on how Commanding Officers/Heads of Establishment in the Commands, Head Office, Defence Nuclear Organisation (DNO) and the enabling organisations comply with regulatory or policy requirements.

Published 1 September 2010
Last updated 22 March 2023 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Leaflet 05: hazardous substance and restricted materials' and 'Leaflet 07: ozone depleting substances leaflet'.

  2. Added updated leaflets 3 and 5

  3. Added updated Part 2 guidance and parts 6 and 7.

  4. Updated Part 2.

  5. Updated the JSP with the new 'directive' and 'guidance' documents.

  6. First published.