New EIA regulations published
New English planning regulations implementing changes from the EU Directive on environment impact assessment (EIA) will come into force less than a month.The Town and Country Planning (EIA) Regulations (2011), which in the main apply only to England, amalgamate more than a decade of amendments to the 1999 Regulations as well as adopting changes in Eu
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