Below are links to the available EPA SEA Topic and Sector Specific Guidance resources.
|Developing and Assessing Alternatives in SEA||Guidance on methodologies to develop and assess alternatives in SEA|
|Integrating Climatic Factors into SEA||How to integrate climatic factors into Plans and associated SEAs. (2019 Update)|
|GISEA Manual - Improving the Evidence Base in SEA||Guidance on how GIS can be used to improve environmental assessments.|
|Integrated Biodiversity Impact Assessment||Step-by-step guidance on integrating processes for biodiversity impact assessment.|
|Good practice note on SEA for the Forestry Sector||Guidance on how to carry out SEA of forestry strategies/plans.|
|Good practice note on SEA for the Waste Sector||
Guidance on how to carry out SEA of waste strategies/plans.
|Good practice note on SEA for the Water Sector||
Guidance on how to carry out SEA of water strategies/plans.
|Good practice note on SEA for the Energy Sector||
Guidance on how to carry out SEA of energy strategies/plans.
|Guidance on SEA Statements and Monitoring||Guidance on how to prepare SEA Statements and assist SEA Monitoring|
|Good practice guidance on Cumulative Effects Assessment in SEA||This is a guidance note on how cumulative assessment can be considered when preparing Strategic Environmental Assessment.|
|Second SEA Effectiveness Review Training Event||Review training event, held in Portlaoise in March 2020.|
|Guidance on SEA Statements and Monitoring||This report provides stand-along guidance on SEA statements and monitoring to assist plan-makers with the SEA process.|
|Integrating Climatic Factors into Strategic Environmental Assessment in Ireland - A Guidance Note||A guidance note to assist integrating climatic factor into Plans/Programmes/Strategies - Updated in June 2019|
|Environmental Sensitivity Mapping (ESM) - User Manual||This manual purpose is to enable geographical exploration of environmental data|
|EIAR guidelines||Draft Guidelines on the information to be contained in Environmental Impact Assessment Reports (EIAR)|
|Developing and Assessing Alternatives in Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)||Guidance on Developing and Assessing Alternatives in SEA|
|SEA Effectiveness Review||Key findings and recommendations from the review of effectiveness of SEA in Ireland.|
|SEA Effectiveness Review Executive Summary||Executive summary of the findings of the Review of Effectiveness of SEA in Ireland report|
|SEA Effectiveness Review in Ireland - Action Plan 2012-2016||SEA Action Plan for implementation of SEA Effectiveness Review Recommendations|
|SEA Effectiveness Review - Regional Planning Guidelines (RPG)||Findings of the review of the effectiveness of SEA in Ireland in relation to the Regional Planning Guidelines|
|SEA Effectiveness Review RPG Executive Summary||Executive summary of the review of effectiveness of SEA in Ireland associated with the Regional Planning Guidelines|
|Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) And Climate Change: Guidance For Practitioners||How climate change issues can be considered in strategic environmental assessment (SEA)|
|Guidelines on information to be contained in Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)||Information and advice notes on completing an EIS.|
|Good Practice Guidance on SEA Screening||Information on best practises for SEA Screening|