Policy and Legislation (2007)
|Create Date||1st January 2007|
The main activities for the implementation of the Water Framework Directive will take place in the context of River Basin Management Projects led by local authorities. The Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government has promoting the establishment by local authorities of such projects to address all inland and coastal waters and these are been funded under the National Development Plan.
The overall objective of River Basin Management Projects is to establish an integrated monitoring and management system for all waters within a RBD, to develop a dynamic programme of management measures and to produce a River Basin Management Plan, which will be updated every six years.
Central to the Water Framework Directive is a requirement for Member States to encourage the active involvement of all interested parties in its implementation.
The purpose of this report is to give an overview of European and National legislation relevant to the objective of the project, giving particular emphasis to the Water Framework Directive.
|WRBD Legislative Review _ Final_June_2007.pdf||Download|
|SWRBD Policy and Legislation Report.pdf||Download|
|ERBD Policy, Legislation and Authorities - Main Report.pdf||Download|
|ERBD Policy, Legislation and Authorities - FrontPage.pdf||Download|
|ERBD Policy, Legislation and Authorities - Comments.pdf||Download|
|ERBD Policy, Legislation and Authorities - Appendices.pdf||Download|