Chwilio Deddfwriaeth

The Nature Conservation (Scotland) Act 2004 (Authorised Operations) Order 2016

Pa Fersiwn

 Help about what version
  • Y Diweddaraf sydd Ar Gael (Diwygiedig)
  • Gwreiddiol (a wnaed Fel)


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Article 2(2)(a)

SCHEDULEDescriptions of types of operation for the purposes of article 2(2)(a)

This schedule has no associated Policy Notes

1.  Cultivation of land, including ploughing, rotavating, harrowing and re-seeding.

2.  Grazing of livestock and changes to grazing management.

3.  Feeding of livestock and changes to livestock feeding practices.

4.  Mowing or other methods of cutting vegetation, including changes in a mowing or cutting regime.

5.  Application of manure, other fertilisers (including seaweed) or lime.

6.  Application of pesticides, including herbicides.

7.  Burning vegetation.

8.  Introduction or release of any animal or plant.

9.  Killing or removal of any wild animal.

10.  Destruction, displacement, removal or cutting of any plant or plant remains.

11.  Tree or woodland management, and changes to tree or woodland management.

12.  Modification of the structure of water courses.

13.  Water utilisation (including irrigation, storage and abstraction from existing water bodies and through boreholes).

14.  Infilling of ditches, drains, ponds, pools or marshes.

15.  Reclamation of land from sea, estuary or marsh.

16.  Construction, removal or destruction of roads, tracks, paths, walls, fences, hardstands, banks, ditches or other earthworks.

17.  The following operations where they are carried out in connection with any of the operations listed in paragraph 16:—

(a)modification of natural or man-made features;

(b)clearance of boulders, large stones, loose rock or scree;

(c)battering, buttressing or grading of rock faces; or

(d)cutting or infilling of pits or quarries.

18.  Erection of permanent or temporary structures.

19.  Engineering works, including drilling.

20.  Use of vehicles, including aircraft or any ship, boat or other water-going vessel.

In this Schedule—

(a)“animal” includes any mammal, reptile, amphibian, bird, fish or invertebrate, and a reference to an animal includes a reference to any egg, larva, pupa or other immature stage of an animal;

(b)“plant” includes any flowering plant, fern, alga, fungus, lichen or moss, and a reference to a plant includes a reference to bulbs, corms, seeds and spores of the plant; and

(c)“woodland management” includes afforestation, planting, clear and selective felling, thinning, coppicing, modification of the stand or underwood and changes in species composition.

Yn ôl i’r brig


Print Options


Mae deddfwriaeth ar gael mewn fersiynau gwahanol:

Y Diweddaraf sydd Ar Gael (diwygiedig):Y fersiwn ddiweddaraf sydd ar gael o’r ddeddfwriaeth yn cynnwys newidiadau a wnaed gan ddeddfwriaeth ddilynol ac wedi eu gweithredu gan ein tîm golygyddol. Gellir gweld y newidiadau nad ydym wedi eu gweithredu i’r testun eto yn yr ardal ‘Newidiadau i Ddeddfwriaeth’.

Gwreiddiol (Fel y’i Deddfwyd neu y’i Gwnaed):Mae'r wreiddiol fersiwn y ddeddfwriaeth fel ag yr oedd pan gafodd ei deddfu neu eu gwneud. Ni wnaed unrhyw newidiadau i’r testun.


Dewisiadau Agor

Dewisiadau gwahanol i agor deddfwriaeth er mwyn gweld rhagor o gynnwys ar y sgrin ar yr un pryd


Policy Note

Policy Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2012 onwards. Prior to this date these type of notes existed as ‘Executive Notes’ and accompanied Scottish Statutory Instruments from July 2005 until July 2012.


Rhagor o Adnoddau

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • y PDF print gwreiddiol y fel deddfwyd fersiwn a ddefnyddiwyd am y copi print
  • rhestr o newidiadau a wnaed gan a/neu yn effeithio ar yr eitem hon o ddeddfwriaeth
  • manylion rhoi grym a newid cyffredinol
  • pob fformat o’r holl ddogfennau cysylltiedig
  • slipiau cywiro
  • dolenni i ddeddfwriaeth gysylltiedig ac adnoddau gwybodaeth eraill

Rhagor o Adnoddau

Defnyddiwch y ddewislen hon i agor dogfennau hanfodol sy’n cyd-fynd â’r ddeddfwriaeth a gwybodaeth am yr eitem hon o ddeddfwriaeth. Gan ddibynnu ar yr eitem o ddeddfwriaeth sy’n cael ei gweld gall hyn gynnwys:

  • y PDF print gwreiddiol y fel gwnaed fersiwn a ddefnyddiwyd am y copi print
  • slipiau cywiro

liciwch ‘Gweld Mwy’ neu ddewis ‘Rhagor o Adnoddau’ am wybodaeth ychwanegol gan gynnwys

  • rhestr o newidiadau a wnaed gan a/neu yn effeithio ar yr eitem hon o ddeddfwriaeth
  • manylion rhoi grym a newid cyffredinol
  • pob fformat o’r holl ddogfennau cysylltiedig
  • dolenni i ddeddfwriaeth gysylltiedig ac adnoddau gwybodaeth eraill