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The Environmental Impact Assessment (Scotland) Regulations 1999

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  • “area of the works” includes any area occupied by apparatus, equipment, machinery, materials, plant, spoil heaps or other facilities or stores required for construction or installation;

  • “controlled waters” has the same meaning as in section 30A(1) of the Control of Pollution Act 1974(1);

  • “floorspace” means the floorspace in a building or buildings.


1974 c. 40; section 30A was inserted by the Water Act 1989 (c. 15), Schedule 23, paragraph 4 and amended by the Environment Act 1995 (c. 25), Schedule 22, paragraph 29(2) and (3).

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