Environmental Inspection Plan 2022 - 2025

Inspection Plan for Industrial Emissions Directive, Integrated Pollution Control, and Waste Licensed Installations 2022 - 2025, April 2022

Year: 2022

Environmental Inspection Plan 2022 to 2025

EPA Facilities/Installations with Financial Provision Requirements 01/03/22

Year: 2022

EPA Facilities/Installations with Financial Provision Requirements 01/03/22

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Environmental Performance Reporting (EPR) Guidance

EPR Guidance (v5) - updated 1st February 2022 , February 2022

Year: 2022

Latest guidance for licensees on completing an EPR annual return.

Annual Environmental Report (AER) Guidance and Templates

IE, IPC and Waste Facilities only, December 2021

Year: 2021

Guidance on the process of preparing and implementing a bog rehabilitation plan

Guidance on the process of preparing and implementing a bog rehabilitation plan

Year: 2020

Condition 10 of peat extraction licences require licensees to prepare and implement bog rehabilitation plans. This document provides guidance for licensees and third parties on what the EPA expects to see in these plans.

Licensing and Enforcement Charging Policy 2020

Year: 2020

The EPA has developed a policy on Licensing and Enforcement Charging. This document serves to provide a basis for both licensing and enforcement charges.

Bond

Year: 2019

The bond template is generally acceptable to the EPA and is specific to the EPA's particular requirements. Any party intending to use the template may wish to seek their own legal advice.

EPA Approach to Environmental Liabilities and Financial Provision

EPA Approach to Environmental Liabilities and Financial Provision

Year: 2019

The EPA has applied a risk-based approach to environmental liability and financial provision requirements. This document sets out the types of licensed facilities which require the agreement of costings and provisions for their environmental liabilities. It also specifies the actions required of all operators with respect to environmental liabilities and financial provisions for their facilities.

Guidance on the Preparation and Submission of the Annual Environmental Report for Waste Water Discharge Licences

Year: 2019

Guidance on the preparation & submission of Annual Environmental Reports for Waste Water Discharge Licences.

Report on Lime spill at Dubln Waste to Energy 7th June 2017

Incident at Dublin Waste to Energy 7th June 2017, March 2018

Year: 2018

EPA Report on the investigation of the Lime spill incident which occurred at the Dublin Waste to Energy Facility, Poolbeg on 7th June 2017.

Secured Fund

Year: 2017

The Account Charge and Funding & Drawdown Agreement templates are generally acceptable to the EPA and are specific to the EPA's particular requirements. Any party intending to use the templates should seek their own legal advice.

Guidance on the Preparation of Accident Preventation Procedures and Emergency Response Procedures

Year: 2016

Guidance to Licensees on the Preparation of Accident Prevention Procedures and Emergency Response Procedures

AER PRTR Guidance Document for Intensive Agriculture Sector

Year: 2016

Guidance on AER/PRTR reporting for the Intensive Agriculture Sector

Guidance on Financial Provision for Environmental Liabilities

Guidance on Financial Provision for Environmental Liabilities

Year: 2015

This document sets out the principles of, process for putting in place, and instruments acceptable for, and instruments acceptable for, financial provision. The EPA has also published financial provision templates for use when putting financial provision in place.

Guideline Template Report for reporting compliance with the EO (Groundwater) Regulations 2010

Year: 2014

This document provides a guideline template report for licensees to use when reporting a Hydrogeological Review/Technical Assessment to demonstrate compliance with the European Communities Environmental Objectives (Groundwater) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No 9 of 2010). The Guideline Template Report sets out the content and standard of work that should be submitted to the EPA.

Guidance on assessing and costing environmental liabilities - Unit cost rates for verification

Guidance on assessing and costing environmental liabilities

Year: 2014

This guidance presents a systematic approach for assessing and costing environmental liabilities associated with closure, restoration/aftercare and incidents. It replaces those aspects of Guidance on Environmental Liability Risk Assessment, Residuals Management Plans and Financial Provision (EPA, 2006).

Guidance on assessing and costing environmental liabilities - Unit cost rates for verification

Guidance on assessing and costing environmental liabilities - Unit cost rates for verification

Year: 2014

This document provides unit costs for closure and restoration/aftercare including landfill specific unit costs. It accompanies the Environmental Protection Agency Guidance on assessing and costing environmental liabilities (EPA, 2014).

How to manage confidential enforcement submissions

Year: 2014

How to manage confidential enforcement submissions

Waste thresholds

PRTR facilities that transfer waste offsite above relevant waste thresholds are reportable to Europe, March 2014

Year: 2014

All facilities with a PRTR class of activity that tranfer waste offsite above relevant waste thresholds are reportable to Europe

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