RGN 4: Setting standards for environmental protection

A permitted activity under the Regulations may have to apply a number of different environmental protection requirements to that activity.

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This guidance has been withdrawn because it has been reclassified as internal Environment Agency guidance following The Smarter Guidance review.


Regulatory Guidance Note -ˇNo. 4 Setting standards for environmental protection

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The operator is normally responsible for proposing how it intends to meet the requirements of the Regulations and sets this out in an application for a permit, or for a variation.

Published 4 January 2012