RGN 6: Determinations involving sites of high public interest

This publication was withdrawn on 1 February 2016

This guidance has been withdrawn because it has been reclassified as internal Environment Agency guidance following The Smarter Guidance review.

How applications for a permit from sites of high public interest are dealt with under the Regulations.



This Environment Agency regulatory guidance note focusses on sites of high public interest and the approaches and considerations used in determining permit applications for them.

It also explains how the Environment Agency works to build an understanding of the issues in communities and how it uses a flexible approach to make effective arrangements to help local people, including contributing to our decision-making.