Environment Agency (EA)
Access the Environment Agency's public register of data.
How to register or renew a waste exemption, including agricultural waste, WEEE, bulk exemptions and linear networks.
How to identify, prevent spread and dispose of Japanese knotweed.
Find out when you need to do a flood risk assessment as part of your planning application, how to complete one and how it's processed.
Rules you must follow if your septic tank or small sewage discharge treatment plant releases (discharges) liquid to a surface water.
Rules you must follow if your septic tank or small sewage discharge treatment plant releases (discharges) liquid to the ground.
Find out if you qualify for the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), how to comply, and about ESOS phase 2.
How the Thames Barrier works, and when it is scheduled to close.
How to identify, control and dispose of invasive non-native plants that can harm the environment.
When you need an environmental permit to discharge liquid effluent or waste water to surface water or onto the ground, and how to apply.
Check if you need to apply for an environmental permit, formerly known as a flood defence consent, and get the forms you need.
Permits for installations, waste or mining waste operations, water discharge or groundwater activities, or work on or near a main river or sea defence.
Technical guidance on how to assess and classify waste.
Environmental Permitting Charging Scheme and tables of charges.
Details of bridge heights and dimensions, locks, facilities and camp sites for boaters on the River Thames.
Your responsibilities and rules to follow for watercourses on or near your property, and permissions you need to do work around them.
How to apply for standard rules and bespoke permits for using, treating, storing and disposing of waste, and check when you do not need a permit.
This exemption allows you to use suitable waste rather than virgin raw material or material which has ceased to be waste - for example by complying with a Quality Protocol.
Find out when and how to use climate change allowances in flood risk assessments and strategic flood risk assessments.
How to store oil, design standards for tanks and containers, where to locate and how to protect them, and capacity of bunds and drip trays.
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