March 2020 Legal Update

March 2020 Legal Update

This month’s most legislation amendments:  The Carbon Accounting (Provision for 2018) Regulations   These regulations affect the carbon accounting system which is used to monitor compliance with greenhouse gas emission reduction targets outlined in the Climate Change...
March 2020 Legal Update

February 2020 Legal Update

This month’s most legislation amendments:  The Landfill Disposals Tax (Tax Rates) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2020   New rates of Landfill Disposal Tax for Wales will come into effect on the 1st of April 2020. The new rates are: Standard rate (non-inert waste):...
March 2020 Legal Update

January 2020 Legal Update

This month’s most legislation amendments:  The Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.)(Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2019   Only the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 was affected. New requirements were introduced in relation to the...
March 2020 Legal Update

December 2019 Legal Update

defiThis month’s most legislation amendments:  The Environmental Protection Act 1990 Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2019   Small amendments have been suggested to some of the definitions of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 relating to Scotland. The changes...
March 2020 Legal Update

September 2019 Legal Update

This month’s most legislation amendments:  The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019   The target has changed for the UK from 80% reduction to 100% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by the year 2050.   The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme...
March 2020 Legal Update

August 2019 Legal Update

  This month’s most legislation amendments are in reference to the UK leaving the EU:   The Landfill Disposals Tax (Wales) Act 2017 (Reliefs) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2019 Changes have been made regarding; mines and open cast quarries being...
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