Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

"Does the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 apply to Scotland?”


The answer to your question is no, the Clean Air & Environment Act 2005 applies only to England & Wales.

There are a variety of relevant pieces of legislation for Scotland which cover the topics within the 2005 Act, for example, The Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the Environmental Noise (Scotland) Regulations 2006.

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