Details of new two-tier system for environmental assessment

A consultation paper explaining how the need for environmental assessment of development projects should be determined under a new EC Directive was issued by the Government in December.1 A two-tier system of thresholds will be used by planning authorities for this purpose - and the Government's detailed proposals for these are likely to stimulate a significant expansion in environmental assessment work.

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