Regulatory guidance notes
Regulatory guidance notes help permit holders understand definitions and terms for the Environmental Permitting Regulations.
RGN 1: Understanding the meaning of 'operator'
RGN 2: Understanding the meaning of regulated facility, plus Appendix 1,2, 3 and 4 (Environment Agency)
RGN 3: Deciding applications are duly made and requests for further information
RGN 4: Setting standards for environmental protection
RGN 8: Substantial changes in operations
RGN 10: Dealing with the death, financial difficulties or striking off of an operator
RGN 12: Statutory periodic permit reviews
Understanding the Landfill Directive: LFD 1
Guidance: Waste recovery plans and permits
You must tell us in your application for an environmental permit for an installation or a waste operation if you, or any other relevant person, have been convicted of a relevant offence.
Find a list of relevant offences under the legislation (GOV.UK).