- Environment Agency
- Part of:
- Environmental permits: regulatory position statements and Waste and recycling
- 6 October 2017
- Last updated:
- 23 October 2017, see all updates
When you can use manufactured topsoil without an environmental permit.
If you comply with the conditions of this regulatory position statement (RPS) you can use up to 1,000 tonnes of manufactured topsoil without an environmental permit.
This RPS will be reviewed by April 2018. You’ll need to check back then to see if it still applies.
Published: 6 October 2017
Updated: 23 October 2017
- Corrections: 1) Manufactured topsoil must be used as a soil substitute for landscaping purposes. 2) Manufactured topsoil must not be used at depths greater than 300mm.
- First published.