How Environment Agency charges are set to change

The Environment Agency has extended a consultation on its wide-ranging charging proposals, but fears remain that firms will not have enough time to prepare for the proposed introduction of the revised fees in April 2018. Jamie Carpenter and Gareth Simkins investigate

Energy-from-waste: installations would face lower permit charges under new regime. Photograph: Peter Cripps/123RFIn a consultation paper published at the end of November, the Environment Agency (EA) made public the details of proposed changes to its environmental permitting charging regime and a number of other charging schemes, which in many cases will see industries facing large increases in costs.

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