Environmental assessment rules apply to old quarry permissions

In a surprise judgement, the Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court decision and held that the requirements of the 1985 EC Directive on environmental assessment apply to old mineral and quarry planning permissions which are now being reactivated. The decision will have implications for many old workings.

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