The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2011

Amendment of regulation 12 (requirement for an environmental permit)

This section has no associated Explanatory Memorandum

6.  In regulation 12 (requirement for an environmental permit), for paragraph (3) substitute—

(3) In respect of a radioactive substances activity, paragraph (1) does not apply to a person to whom a radioactive substances exemption applies for that activity.

(4) Paragraph (5) applies to a person (“A”) who—

(a)receives radioactive waste from another person (“B”) for the purposes of A disposing of that waste; and

(b)subsequently disposes of that waste.

(5) Where this paragraph applies, A does not require an environmental permit—

(a)for the receipt of waste from B, where B holds an environmental permit which allows B to dispose of the waste to A; or

(b)for the subsequent disposal of that waste by A, where the waste is disposed of in accordance with the permit held by B..