Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
Your will have to comply with the requirements of the ESOS regulations if:
You are affected if your organisation meets these requirements on 31 December 2014 or in the 12 months before 31 December 2014.
The ESOS regulations apply mainly to businesses, but will apply to any non-profit or other non-public sector organisation that meets the criteria.
The Environment Agency (EA) administers the scheme for the whole of the UK.
If you are affected by the ESOS regulations then you must:
The Carbon Trust has produced a guide to the ESOS regulations and can offer services to help achieve compliance.
The Northern Ireland Environment Agency has published a short guide to the duty of care responsibilities including advice and information for waste producers, carriers and those accepting, storing and treating waste.
Any person intending to alter the use or management of areas of uncultivated or semi-natural land must obtain prior approval from the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA).
Read more on the DAERA website
The NetRegs team at SEPA, in partnership with The Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Natural Resources Wales and a number of industry bodies have produced 9 new GPPs to replace out of date PPGs. More are coming! Check the available topics
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