Waste: legislation

Full list of legislation relevant to waste.

Below is a list of waste-relevant legislation. Note that the Regulations are in their original, unamended form.

The Environmental Protection (Duty of Care) (Scotland) Regulations 2014

The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012

The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2011

The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2005

The Waste Management Licensing (Scotland) Regulations 2011

The Waste Batteries (Scotland) Regulations 2009

The Criteria And Procedures For The Acceptance Of Waste At Landfills (Scotland) Direction 2005

The Criteria and Procedures for the Acceptance of Waste at Landfills (Mercury) (Scotland) Direction 2013

Environment Act 1995

Environmental Protection Act 1990

Environment Protection (Waste Recycling Payments) (Scotland) Regulations 2000

The Landfill (Scotland) Regulations 2003

The Landfill (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2003

The Landfill (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2013

The Special Waste Regulations 1996

The Controlled Waste Regulations 1992

The Special Waste Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2004

The Special Waste Amendment (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2004

Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999

The Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2012

Waste and Emissions Trading Act 2003

The Landfill Allowances Scheme (Scotland) Regulations 2005

The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007

The End-of-Life Vehicles (Storage and Treatment) (Scotland) Regulations 2003

The Litter (Fixed Penalties) (Scotland) Order 2013

The Litter (Fixed Penalty Notices) (Scotland) Order 2014

The Controlled Waste (Fixed Penalty Notices) (Scotland) Order 2014


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