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EU Exit: habitats regulations in Scotland

This guidance document explains the changes made to the Habitats Regulations to ensure that the law remains operable and effective from 1 January 2021.

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EU Exit: habitats regulations in Scotland
Footnotes

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Footnotes

1. The Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) Regulations 1994. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1994/2716/contents/made

2. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/changes/affected/uksi/1994/2716

3. The Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

4. The Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

5. The Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2017/1012/contents/made

6. The Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2017/1013/contents/made

7. The Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

8. The Offshore Petroleum Activities (Conservation of Habitats) Regulations 2001 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2001/1754/regulation/2/made

9. The Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

10. Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:31992L0043

11. Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 November 2009 on the conservation of wild birds https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:32009L0147

12. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/changes/affected/uksi/1994/2716

13. Referred to in the 1994 Regulations as the "UK site network" and in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 as the "national site network". These terms have exactly the same meaning and refer to the network of UK SACs and SPAs known collectively as European sites.

14. The term "national site" network is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.

15. The term "national site network" is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.

16. The term "national site network" is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.

17. The term "national site network" is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.

18. The term "national site network" is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.

19. The term "national site network" is used in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 and the Conservation of Offshore Marine Habitats and Species Regulations 2017. The two terms refer to the same network of sites.


Contact

Email: marine_conservation@gov.scot