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Order No. 684 on EIA, impact assessment of international conservation areas and protection of certain species in offshore projects related to research and abstraction of hydrocarbon storage, laying of underground pipelines.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Order applies to the assessment of international conservation areas and the authorization of projects thereof for the transportation of oil, gas and other chemicals through underground pipelines. These permits shall be submitted for authorization to the Energy Agency in adherence to EU regulations.
The Order consists of 4 Annexes:
1 - Selection criteria for projects covered by article 4, section 2-3.
2 - Information and opinions to be given in the EIA report.
3 - Information and opinions to be given in the impact assessment of international conservation areas.
4 - List of species under the Habitats Directive Annex IV and to Danish territorial waters, in the Danish exclusive economic zone or Danish continental shelf.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force on 25 June 2011.
Notes
Repealing Act No. 359 of 25 March 2010.
Repealed
Yes
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bekendtg relse om VVM, konsekvensvurdering vedr rende internationale naturbeskyttelsesomr der samt beskyttelse af visse arter ved projekter offshore om efterforskning og indvinding af kulbrinter, lagring i undergrunden, r rledninger, m.v.1).