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Reports, surveys, reviews and newsletters

Annual statistical report

Defra publishes an annual report summarising data collected from local authorities.

The report contains information about charging income received, numbers of permit applications, how many installations in different industry sectors hold permits, the time taken to process applications, the number of inspections made, etc.

The 2009/10 report comprises:

  • Management summary (PDF 270 KB)
  • Annex A: Analysis of part B Installations. (PDF 250 KB)
  • Annex B: Common questions – part A2 and Part B (PDF 110 KB)
  • Annex C: Analysis of Part A2 Installations   (PDF 160 KB)
  • Annex D: Inspection Rates for Part B Installations (PDF 230 KB)
  • Annex E: Inspection Rates for Part A2 Installations (PDF 110 KB)

2010 report on local authority inspection practices

Entec produced a report (PDF 4.5 MB) for Defra on how local authorities inspect and monitor operator performance for regulated processes.   The report contains a suggested inspection toolkit for authorities.

Part B better regulation review

In 2006 and 2008 two consultations were undertaken to assess whether the environmental objectives of regulating those Part B activities, which do not directly implement EU directives, could be achieved using alternative regulatory approaches.

LAPC performance reviews

Atkins undertook two reviews of local authority performance.   The 2006 report (PDF 510 KB) includes three appendices:

The action plan responding to this report (PDF 125 KB) was published 21 March 2007.

The 2004 report (PDF 400 KB) includes six appendices:

Quarterly newsletter

We publish a quarterly newsletter to provide regulators and operators with a summary of what has been published in the PPC field (guidance, consultations, etc).   The latest editions are:

Between 2005 and 2007 Defra issued a number of newsletters – referred to as Updates – to assist with the introduction of solvent emissions regulation to the dry cleaning sector.  These can still be found on the National Archive website.

Reports, surveys, reviews and newsletters

Annual statistical report

Defra publishes an annual report summarising data collected from local authorities.

The report contains information about charging income received, numbers of permit applications, how many installations in different industry sectors hold permits, the time taken to process applications, the number of inspections made, etc.

The 2009/10 report comprises:

· Management summary (PDF 270 KB)

· Annex A: Analysis of part B Installations. (PDF 250 KB)

· Annex B: Common questions – part A2 and Part B (PDF 110 KB)

· Annex C: Analysis of Part A2 Installations   (PDF 160 KB)

· Annex D: Inspection Rates for Part B Installations (PDF 230 KB)

· Annex E: Inspection Rates for Part A2 Installations (PDF 110 KB)

2010 report on local authority inspection practices

Entec produced a report (PDF 4.5 MB) for Defra on how local authorities inspect and monitor operator performance for regulated processes. The report contains a suggested inspection toolkit for authorities.

Part B better regulation review

In 2006 and 2008 two consultations were undertaken to assess whether the environmental objectives of regulating those Part B activities, which do not directly implement EU directives, could be achieved using alternative regulatory approaches.

· July 2009: Summary of responses to the second consultation (PDF 80 KB)

· November 2008: Consultation on Better Regulation Review of Part B Activities (PDF 900 KB)

· July 2006 – outcome of first consultation:

o Letter to consultees on the findings of the consultation (PDF 35 KB)

o amended version of the criteria for use in the review (PDF 60 KB)

o amended version of the list of processes to be subject to the review (PDF 60 KB)

LAPC performance reviews

Atkins undertook two reviews of local authority performance. The 2006 report (PDF 510 KB) includes three appendices:

· appendix A (PDF 170 KB)

· appendix B (PDF 310 KB)

· appendix C (PDF 80 KB)

The action plan responding to this report (PDF 125 KB) was published 21 March 2007.

The 2004 report (PDF 400 KB) includes six appendices:

· appendix A (PDF 30 KB)

· appendix B (PDF 60 KB)

· appendix C (PDF 10 KB)

· appendix D (PDF 30 KB)

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Reports, surveys, reviews and newsletters

Annual statistical report

Defra publishes an annual report summarising data collected from local authorities.

The report contains information about charging income received, numbers of permit applications, how many installations in different industry sectors hold permits, the time taken to process applications, the number of inspections made, etc.

The 2009/10 report comprises:

  • Management summary (PDF 270 KB)
  • Annex A: Analysis of part B Installations. (PDF 250 KB)
  • Annex B: Common questions – part A2 and Part B (PDF 110 KB)
  • Annex C: Analysis of Part A2 Installations   (PDF 160 KB)
  • Annex D: Inspection Rates for Part B Installations (PDF 230 KB)
  • Annex E: Inspection Rates for Part A2 Installations (PDF 110 KB)

2010 report on local authority inspection practices

Entec produced a report (PDF 4.5 MB) for Defra on how local authorities inspect and monitor operator performance for regulated processes.   The report contains a suggested inspection toolkit for authorities.

Part B better regulation review

In 2006 and 2008 two consultations were undertaken to assess whether the environmental objectives of regulating those Part B activities, which do not directly implement EU directives, could be achieved using alternative regulatory approaches.

o   Letter to consultees on the findings of the consultation (PDF 35 KB)

o   amended version of the criteria for use in the review (PDF 60 KB)

o   amended version of the list of processes to be subject to the review (PDF 60 KB)

LAPC performance reviews

Atkins undertook two reviews of local authority performance.   The 2006 report (PDF 510 KB) includes three appendices:

The action plan responding to this report (PDF 125 KB) was published 21 March 2007.

The 2004 report (PDF 400 KB) includes six appendices:

Quarterly newsletter

We publish a quarterly newsletter to provide regulators and operators with a summary of what has been published in the PPC field (guidance, consultations, etc).   The latest editions are:

Between 2005 and 2007 Defra issued a number of newsletters – referred to as Updates – to assist with the introduction of solvent emissions regulation to the dry cleaning sector.  These can still be found on the National Archive website.

appendix E (PDF 125 KB)

· appendix F (PDF 20 KB)

Quarterly newsletter

We publish a quarterly newsletter to provide regulators and operators with a summary of what has been published in the PPC field (guidance, consultations, etc). The latest editions are:

· January – September 2010 (PDF 90 KB)

· October – December 2009 (PDF 100 KB)

· July – September 2009 (PDF 100 KB)

Between 2005 and 2007 Defra issued a number of newsletters – referred to as Updates – to assist with the introduction of solvent emissions regulation to the dry cleaning sector. These can still be found on the National Archive website.

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