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Environment (Assessment and Management of Flood Risks) Regulations 2010.

Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
These Regulations, also in order to transpose into the law of Gibraltar the Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2007 on the assessment and management of flood risks, are establishing the necessary rules as regards the assessment and management of flood risks on the territory of Gibraltar.
Contents of this text are divided into 28 Regulations, as follows: (Title and commencement; Interpretation; Designation of the competent authority; General duties of the competent authority; Designation of river basin districts; Preliminary flood risk assessments; Preliminary flood risk assessments: review; Matters to be included in a preliminary flood risk assessment; Preliminary flood risk assessments: availability for public inspection; Areas of significant flood risk; Area of significant flood risk: reviews; Preparation of flood hazard maps and flood risk maps; Flood hazard maps.; Flood risk maps; Flood hazard maps and flood risk maps: review; Flood hazard maps and flood risk maps: availability for public inspection; Flood hazard maps and flood risk maps: co-ordination with the Public Health (Water Framework) Rules 2004; Flood risk management plans; Flood risk management plans: objectives and measures; Matters to be included in every flood risk management plan; Flood risk management plans: co-ordination with the Public Health (Water Framework) Rules 2004; Flood risk management plans: public participation; Flood risk management plan: publication; Flood risk management plans: review; Components of the subsequent update of flood risk management plans; Provision of information and assistance by public bodies; Guidance to public bodies; Exchange of information, etc.
This text involves the provisions contained in the Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2007 on the assessment and management of flood risks.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
These Regulations shall come into operation on the day of publication.
Repealed
No
Publication reference
2010/135
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No