Posts Tagged ‘appropriate assessment’

New Website section

We’ve added a new section on our main website detailing the appropriate assessment requirements. What is Appropriate Assessment and when is it needed? Article 6(3) of the Habitats Directive requires that: ‘Any plan or project not directly connected with or necessary to the management of the site but likely to have a significant effect thereon, […]

Appropriate Assessment

The Department of Environment, Heritage & Local Government has issued recent Guidance on Appropriate Assessment, A copy of the Guidance Document can be downloaded here. Appropriate Assessment is defined as: ‘An assessment carried out under Article 6(3) of the Habitats Directive of the implications of a plan or project, either individually or in combination with other […]