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  • The Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution from Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations 2018

    The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by articles 3 and 5 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Order 1987(1) , article 2 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Law of the Sea Convention) Order 1996(2) and sections 85(1) , (1 A) , (1 B) , (3) and (5) to (7) ,

    ... waters” means the Antarctic area and Arctic waters and, for the purposes of this definition, the “Antarctic area” means the sea area south of latitude 60oS, and “Arctic waters” has ...S.I. 1996/282. Article 2 is amended by the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (c. 23) , Schedule 4 , Part 1 , paragraph 3. Article 3 is amended by S.I. 2015/664. ...

  • The London Steam-Ship Owners' Mutual Insurance Association Ltd v The Kingdom of Spain & Anor, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, October 22, 2013, [2013] EWHC 3188 (Comm)

    2. On 13 November 2002 the vessel suffered damage from a storm surge 28 miles from Cape Finisterre and began to list significantly. A distress call was sent to the Spanish authorities but salvage attempts over the following days were unsuccessful. On 19 November 2002 the vessel broke in two and sank. 3. The resulting oil spillage was an ecologica...

    ... thirteen administrative departments from the western coastal area were affected. Cleaning up after the spill required ... owners of ships to compensate persons who suffer oil pollution damage, as defined. To ensure that a ship owner is in a position ... By definition the third party is not a party to the contract so that his right ...

  • The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments and Revocations) Regulations 2018

    (k) measures relating to the recovery of payment of amounts, not being customs duties or refunds of such duties, payable on the import or export of agricultural products or goods resulting from the processing of agricultural products, including conditions attached to and relief allowed in respect of such payments(14); (l) the prevention and re...

    ... to the prevention, reduction and elimination of pollution caused by waste(13);. (k) measures relating to the recovery of ... of the European Parliament and of the Council on the definition, description, presentation, labelling and the protection of ...The Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009. 6.  In section 75(5) of the Marine and Coastal ...

  • South Oxfordshire District Council v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, May 19, 2016, [2016] EWHC 1173 (Admin)

    1. This case involves another challenge to the way in which an Inspector of the Defendant Secretary of State has interpreted and applied the policies in NPPF, the policy guidance of the SSCLG which dates from 2012. In this matter SODC seek to challenge a decision letter of the Inspector of the SSCLG issued on 14th October 2015, whereby she allowed

    ..., use natural resources prudently, minimise waste and pollution, and mitigate and adapt to climate change including moving to a ... heritage assets or areas at risk of flooding or coastal erosion). ``For decision-taking this means: (``unless material ... that the appeal development does not fall within the definition of infill and that it would not be on an allocated site. Further, ...

  • Lensbury Ltd & Anor, R (on the application of) v Richmond-Upon-Thames London Borough Council & Ors, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, April 29, 2016, [2016] EWHC 980 (Admin)

    1. There are two challenges to the grant of planning permission by the Defendant Council (``the Council'') to Teddington and Ham Hydro Co-operative Ltd (``the Applicant'') on 17 September 2015 for a 3-turbine electricity generation facility at Teddington Weir, Teddington Lock, Teddington. The planning permission is for the following development:

    ... visual impact of the proposal and impacts and on noise pollution''. It was noted that the nature and form of the proposal would ... the analysis of Lindblom LJ in the recent case of Suffolk Coastal DC v Hopkins Homes Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ 168 at para 60. At para ... This seems to me to accord with the definition in Schedule 2 of the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations ...

  • Braintree District Council v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government & Ors, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, March 28, 2018, [2018] EWCA Civ 610

    1. Did an inspector determining a planning appeal misinterpret and misapply government policy in paragraph 55 of the National Planning Policy Framework (``the NPPF'') that local planning authorities ``should avoid new isolated homes in the countryside unless there are special circumstances ...''? That is the central question in this appeal. It in...

    ... and enhancing the natural environment and reducing pollution. This is in addition to actively managing patterns of growth to ... 18, and the judgment of Lord Carnwath in Suffolk Coastal District Council v Hopkins Homes Ltd. [2017] UKSC 37, at ....J., in paragraph 15 of his judgment, said the relevant definition of previously developed land took as its starting point that the ...

  • The Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Limits) Regulations 2014

    The Secretary of State is a Minister designated for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(1) in relation to measures relating to the safety of ships and the health and safety of persons on them(2) , in relation to measures relating to the environment(3) and in relation to measures relating to maritime transport(4).

    ..., being within areas for the time being designated under section 41(3) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(13) (exclusive economic zone) , are specified as waters within which the ... 1(2) of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Oil Pollution) Regulations 1996(16) for the definition of “controlled waters” substitute—. ““controlled waters” means the areas of sea ...

  • The Pollution Prevention and Control (Fees) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 2) Regulations 2016

    The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 82 OA(1) , 82 OA(2) and 104(2) of the Energy Act 2008(1) , sections 110 A(1) , 110 A(2) and 316(1) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(2) and section 56(1) and (2) of the Finance Act 1973(3) , and with the consent of the Treasury(4): Ci...

    ...(2) of the Energy Act 2008(1) , sections 110 A(1) , 110 A(2) and 316(1) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(2) and section 56(1) and (2) of the Finance Act 1973(3) , and with the consent of ...17) (see the definition at regulation 2(1) of the 2001 Regulations). Similarly, regulation 4 amends article 3 of the Energy ...

  • The Water Environment (Controlled Activities) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2013

    The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 20 and 36(2) of, and schedule 2 to, the Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003(1) (“the Act”) and of all other powers enabling them to do so. In accordance with section 21(1) of the Act, they have consulted the persons requir...

    ...(b) in Part 2 , after the definition of “application” insert—. ““buffer zone” means an ... the well or borehole provided this does not result in pollution of the water environment;. potable water may be introduced into ...the discharge is to coastal water;. the discharge must not contain any water run-off from—. ...

  • The Bathing Water Regulations 2013

    The Secretary of State is designated(1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) in relation to the environment, and the Welsh Ministers are designated(3) for the purposes of that section, in relation to measures relating to water resources. The Secretary of State in relation to England and Scotland(4) and the W...

    ...to identify and assess the causes of pollution that might, in the particular circumstances of each case, affect ...(2) In these Regulations, “coastal water”, “groundwater”, “inland water”, “lake”, ...3 rd July 2013. Regulation 2. SCHEDULE 1 DEFINITIONS FROM THE WATER FRAMEWORK DIRECTIVE. “Coastal water” means ...

  • The Water, Animals, Marine Pollution and Environmental Protection (Miscellaneous Revocations) Order 2015

    The Secretary of State makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 , section 5 of the Water Industry Act 1991(3) , section 9(1) of the Environment Act 1995(4) , section 5 of the Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000(5) and section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(6)....

    ...) , section 5 of the Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000(5) and section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(6). In deciding to make this Order, the Secretary of State has had regard to the ...1995 c. 25; section 9(1) was amended by S.I. 2013/755. See section 56 for the definition of “the appropriate national authority”. 2000 c. 33; see section 6 for the definition of “the ...

  • Preston New Road Action Group v Frackman & Ors, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, April 12, 2017, [2017] EWHC 808 (Admin)

    1. This judgment concerns two applications for statutory review pursuant to section 288 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 in relation to a decision by the defendant given on 6th October 2016 to grant planning permission in respect of development described in greater detail below. The ordering and inclusion of the second, third and fourth de...

    ...The sources of hazard identified were, in brief, air pollution, contamination of ground and surface water, traffic, dust, noise, .... 29. The proposal therefore, by definition, conflicts with the development plan policies adopted to promote ...4. The same applies to policies within the NPPF Suffolk Coastal DC v Hopkins Homes Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ. 168 per Lindblom LJ at ...

  • The Waste (Meaning of Recovery) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Order 2015

    The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(1) and section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) and all other powers enabling them to do so. In deciding to make this Order, the Scottish Ministers have had regard to the matters mentioned in s...

    ... of the powers conferred by section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(1) and section 2(2) of the European Communities ..., extent, application and interpretation) , for the definition of “the Waste Directive” substitute—. ““the Waste ...Amendment of the Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2012. 8.  In ...

  • The Water Framework Directive (Priority Substances and Classification) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

    The Department of the Environment being a Department designated (1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 (2) in relation to the Environment acting in exercise of the powers conferred upon it by that section and by Article 5 of the Water (Northern Ireland) Order 1999(3) makes the following Regulations: Citation,

    ...(2) In regulation 2 (interpretation)—. (a) for the definition of “biological boundary value” substitute—. ...Environmental standards for transitional and coastal water quality. 11.  The Department shall apply, as applicable, ...-EQS values are considered protective against short-term pollution peaks in continuous discharges since they are significantly lower ...

  • The Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

    The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs being a department designated(1) in relation to the environment for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) , makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of that Act. PART 1 Introductory Citation, commencement and a...

    ... with associated groundwater, transitional waters and coastal water, being the main unit for the management of river basins for ... of the Council on the protection of groundwater against pollution and deterioration(9) as amended by Commission Directive ...Regulation 2(2). SCHEDULE 1 Directive definitions. 1.—(1) In the definitions in paragraph (2) (which derive from ...

  • The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2014

    (b) such bodies or persons appearing to the Secretary of State to be representative of the interests of local government, industry, agriculture and small businesses as the Secretary of State considers appropriate; and (c) such other bodies or persons as the Secretary of State considers appropriate. The Secretary of State makes the followi...

    ... of State has in accordance with section 2(4) of the Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999(1) consulted—. (a) the ...3.  In regulation 2(1) after the definition of “exempt water discharge activity” insert—. ... activity does not cause pollution of inland freshwaters, coastal waters or relevant territorial waters.”;. (e) in paragraph 5 ...

  • The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2016

    These Regulations are made by the Secretary of State in relation to England and the Welsh Ministers in relation to Wales, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 61 and 90 of, and Schedule 8 to, the Water Act 2014(1). In accordance with section 61(5) of the Water Act 2014 , the Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers have consulted—

    ... for regulating activities or other matters that cause pollution. A draft of this instrument has been approved by a resolution of ...3.  In regulation 2(1)—. (a) after the definition of “confidential information” insert—. ““culvert” has ...“Consultation in relation to works affecting flood and coastal erosion risks. 66 A.—(1) Before exercising a function relating ...

  • R (on the application of Bancoult (No 2)) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Respondent)

    ... the islands to some extent in the short-term through coastal defence measures, it is likely to be cost-prohibitive and ... Minimising adverse effects on reefs will require robust pollution control measures and effective waste management. . From an ...Providing a comprehensive definition of the circumstances in which it would be appropriate to exercise ...

  • The Waste (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016

    The Department of the Environment, being designated(1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) in relation to measures relating to the prevention, reduction and elimination of pollution caused by waste and in relation to the environment. The Department of the Environment acting in exercise of the powers conferr...

    ... to the prevention, reduction and elimination of pollution caused by waste and in relation to the environment. The ... it by that section and by section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(3) , having had regard to the matters mentioned ... interpretation) in paragraph (2) insert the following definitions in the appropriate alphabetical order—. ““Commission ...

  • The Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Commencement No. 20) (Scotland) Order 2015

    (3) 1 st April 2015 is the day appointed for the coming into force of section 162(2) of, and Part 8 of Schedule 16 to, the 1990 Act so far as relating to the repeal of sections 5(c) , (d) , (e)(iii) and 6(1)(a)(iii)(8) of, and Schedule 4 to, the Food and Environment Protection Act 1985(9). AILEEN McLEOD Authorised to sign by the Scottish Minis...

    ...(b) the definition of “the Alkali Act” in section 105(1) of the Control of ... (a) sections 3 to 10 , 14 , 18 and 27 of the Control of Pollution Act 1974 in so far as they have not already been repealed(5);. ...) and (3) of the 1990 Act was repealed by the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (c.23) , Schedule ...

  • The Water Resources (Control of Pollution) (Oil Storage) (Wales) Regulations 2016

    The Welsh Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 92 and 219(2) of the Water Resources Act 1991(1) and section 62 of the Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Act 2008(2) (“the 2008 Act”). The Welsh Ministers are satisfied, in accordance with section 66 of the 2008 Act, that the Natural Resources...

    ...(b) which is situated—. (i) less than 10 metres away from any inland freshwaters or coastal waters; or. (ii) less than 50 metres away from a well or borehole. Interpretation. 2.  In these ...(3) In regulation 2(1) omit the definition of fuel oil (“olew tanwydd”). (4) Omit regulation 5. (5) In regulation 6(1) , for “silo, ...

  • The Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) Regulations 2017

    The Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers, acting respectively in relation to river basin districts that are wholly in England and river basin districts that are wholly in Wales, and jointly in relation to river basin districts that are partly in England and partly in Wales, make these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section...

    ... of the Council on the protection of groundwater against pollution and deterioration(6);. “the EQSD” means Directive 2008/105/EC ... with associated groundwater, transitional waters and coastal water;. “river basin management plan” means a plan to which ...Regulation 2(3). SCHEDULE 1 Directive definitions. 1.—(1) In the definitions in paragraph (2) (which derive from ...

  • The Water Environment (Shellfish Water Protected Areas: Environmental Objectives etc.) (Scotland) Regulations 2013

    The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 8(5) , 9(4) to (6) , 10(2)(b) , 19(1) and 36(2) and (3) of the Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003(1) (“the Act”) and all other powers enabling them to do so. Citation and commencement 1.  These Regulations may be cited as...

    ...“pollution” includes pollution by any substance or heat liable to cause llution, and for the purposes of this definition “substance” includes bacteria and other pathogens;. ish water protected area” means the coastal water or transitional water within an area of coastal water or ...

  • Venetico Marine SA v International General Insurance Company Ltd & Ors, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, November 27, 2013, [2013] EWHC 3644 (Comm)

    1. The claimants, Venetico Marine SA, who owned the vessel ``Irene EM'', claim $18 million from the defendant underwriters on the basis that on 30 October 2009 the vessel suffered damage caused by an insured event in the Gulf of Khambhat on a voyage from Salalah in Oman to Dahej on the North West coast of India. Their primary case is that the ves...

    ... Temporary Repairs for Towing'') and 3 August 2011 (``Definition of Damage Extent''). He also prepared two reports for the ... assistance service, which the Guidelines require of coastal states. . 52. Mr. Smith submitted that among factual ... the ballast piping and (ii) it would have risked oil pollution and was prohibited. . 207. Mr Murray reported on 10 December ...

  • The Marine Licensing (Application Fees) (Amendment) Regulations 2018

    In exercise of the powers conferred by sections 67(2) , (3) and 316(1) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(1) , the Secretary of State, as the appropriate licensing authority under section 113(2)(a) , (4)(a) , (6)(a) and (8) of that Act(2) , makes the following Regulations. Citation and commencement 1.  These Regulations may be cited as ...

    ...Environmental Protection. Licensing (marine). Marine Pollution. Made. 13 th July 2018. Laid before Parliament. 16 th July 2018. ... by sections 67(2) , (3) and 316(1) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(1) , the Secretary of State, as the appropriate ...See section 322(1) for the definition...