IEMA launches guidance on new EIA regulations
Guidance on complying with the amended environmental impact assessment (EIA) regulations has been published by IEMA, to coincide with the European laws coming into force in the UK.
The EIA Directive was amended in 2014, with member states required to transpose it into national legislation by today. The revised directive places greater emphasis on challenges that have emerged since the original rules came into force around 25 years ago, such as resource efficiency, climate change, human health and disaster prevention.
There are also new ...