Waste – Duty of Care Roles and Responsibilities
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.
Please let us know your thoughts on our new website
What do you think about our new and improved website. We want your feedback on what you like, what you don’t like and ways we can continue to improve the website. Follow the link to complete the very short survey: NetRegs website – User feedback
NEW guidance on Environmental Management Systems
We have recently updated and improved our guidance on Environmental Management Systems (EMS). You can find the guidance via the Environmental Topics tab or alternatively select the following link Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
Consultation on proposed changes to the packaging recycling business targets
See NI Future legislation or Scotland Future legislation for details of the Consultation
NetRegs SMEnvironment survey 2016
NetRegs has carried out a survey of environmental awareness among SMEs. There are separate reports for Scotland and Northern Ireland.
NIEA Guidance - Greenfield Excavated Matrials in Construction
NIEA and the CEF have developed a Regulatory Position to promote Sustainable re-use of natural excavated material from Greenfield sites.
NIEA: Guidance on the Regulation of Greenfield Excavated Materials in Construction and Development
New GPP 2 Above Ground Oil Storage
The replacements for the PPGs are being developed. Now available GPP 2 Above Ground Oil Storage
SEPA Consultation on an Intergated Authorisation Framework
SEPA is asking for your views on the proposals for integrated authorisations.
GPP 24 Stables, Kennels and Catteries
NEW GPP 24 now available: Stables, Kennels and Catteries
ENDS Award Shortlist
NetRegs has been nominated for 3 ENDS Awards with the result being revealed on the 4th of May.
NetRegs wins an ENDS Environmental Impact Award
Knowledge development category winners, see the END Awards
EIA (Agriculture) Regulations for Northern Ireland
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
Download our NEW leaflet today: Duty of Care for waste
NetRegs have produced a new leaflet for Scottish businesses explaining what you must do to comply with YOUR duty of care for waste.
Duty of Care for waste (Scotland) leaflet (PDF - 775KB)