Introduction to this document

Register of environmental legislation - water

Our register of environmental legislation - water helps to identify the law relating to water which applies to your business and what you’re doing about it.

Why you need our register

Our Register of Environmental Legislation - Water will show that you’re up-to-date with the latest legal requirements. This can be useful if you’re inspected by the Environment Agency, if clients ask environmental questions during vetting procedures, or if you want to go for certification under ISO14001.

Adapting the contents

After a short introduction, the Register includes a table with four columns:

1. Legislation

 2. Summary

 3. Regulator

 4. Aspects of activities affected

The first three columns are pre-completed with information regarding the particular law, whilst the fourth is free for you to provide details of how the legislation affects your business.