SR2015 number 34: temporary scaffolding affecting up to 20 metres length of a main river.
When referred to in an environmental permit, these rules will allow the operator to erect and use temporary scaffolding affecting up to 20 metres length of a watercourse that is a main river for a maximum of 4 weeks. The watercourse must be at least 4 metres in width.
These rules do not allow the erection or use of scaffolding on or within 8 metres of flood defences.
The activities shall be undertaken outside of the relevant fish breeding season.