Corporate report

Red tape challenge: Water and marine theme

This document details the water proposals resulting from the Red Tape Challenge Water and Marine theme.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Red Tape Challenge (RTC) - Water & Marine Theme

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Water Proposals

The Water and Marine theme was open for comment for eight weeks from 12 February. 

Of 168 regulations 84 will be improved, mainly through simplification, consolidation and improving implementation on the ground; 62 will be kept to maintain important environmental and public protections; and 22 obsolete regulations will be removed.

Published 5 December 2012