Policy paper

Wye abstraction licensing strategy

This abstraction licensing strategy sets out how surface and ground water resources are to be managed in the Wye catchment.

Documents

Wye abstraction licensing strategy

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Details

This strategy provides information about where water is available for further abstraction, and an indication of how reliable a new abstraction licence may be.

The strategy as a whole aims to protect and enhance the water environment whilst still allowing economic and social development through sustainable water use.

Published 24 June 2016