Environmental permits

You may need an environmental permit if you do an activity that could:

  • pollute the air, water or land

  • increase flood risk

  • adversely affect land drainage

There are three types of permit:

  • Part A (1) – regulated by the Environmental Agency
  • Part A (2) – regulated by local authorities
  • Part B – regulated by local authorities

To find out which permit you need, please check the Environment Agency website.

You can download an application form for specific activities below.

Please return completed application forms to Environmental Services.

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