July 2019 Legal Update

July 2019 Legal Update

This month’s Green Element is chuffed to hear: The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019 From June 2019 the UK has implemented a new target: To reduce carbon emissions by 100% by 2050. This is in accordance with the 1990 baseline. This is fabulous...
June 2019 Legal Update

June 2019 Legal Update

The Carriage of Dangerous Goods (Amendment) Regulations 2019 – This regulation now includes the transportation by water way of class 7 goods. The following heading has been altered; ‘Radiological Emergencies.’ It now reads; ‘Radiological Emergencies and Notifiable...
May 2019 Legal Update

May 2019 Legal Update

 All amends regarding the UK leaving the EU will only take place on the day of exit.  The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments etc.) Regulations 2019 Sections which have been amended are: Bathing Water Regulations 2013, the list of bathing...
April 2019 Legal Update

April 2019 Legal Update

Exiting the EU, means this month there are more environmental legislation updates than usual. All amends will only take place on the day of exit. There will be changes in legislative wording to fit in with domestic UK legislation.  Most changes will be minor. The laws...
March 2019 Legal Update

March 2019 Legal Update

The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 has been updated. There are no fundamental policy changes, but amendments have been made to ensure that on exit day 300 references to the EU directive continue to function properly. On BREXIT exit day...