Statutory guidance

SR2012 No 10: on-farm anaerobic digestion facility using farm wastes only, including use of the resultant biogas

Standard rules about on-farm anaerobic digestion facilities that use farm wastes only, including use of the resultant biogas.

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Generic Risk Assessment for SR2012 No10: On-farm anaerobic digestion facility using farm wastes only, including use of the resultant biogas

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SR2012 No 10: On-farm anaerobic digestion facility using farm wastes only, including use of the resultant biogas (These rules no longer apply from 1 March 2016)

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Standard rules are limited to premises used for agriculture and to wastes arising from on-farm activities, including dairies and are available to operators with an anaerobic digestion capacity of less than 100 tonnes of waste or a combination of waste and non-waste, both solid and liquid, on any one day.

Published 21 March 2013
Last updated 14 December 2015 + show all updates
  1. SR2012 No 9, 10, 11 & 12 anaerobic digestion and biogas rule sets have been re-published to include clarification under section 4 Interpretation that “specified Air Quality Management Area” means an air quality management area within the meaning of the Environment Act 1995 which has been designated due to concerns about oxides of nitrogen. This had been omitted in error.
  2. We have added text to clarify the status of the new and amended rules sets following consultation No 12 and re-instated the existing rules sets that continue to apply until 1 March 2016.
  3. First published.