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Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations

Significant changes to the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations come into force on the 16th May 2017. Links are provided below to the new regulations which are relevant to EIA projects where a marine licence and/or section 36 consent are required.

The Marine Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2017  (relevant to projects from 0-12nm)

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2017/115/contents/made

The Marine Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (relevant to projects from 12-200nm)

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2017/588/contents/made

The Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2017

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2017/101/contents/made