Evaluation of the replacement Waste Management Plan Limerick/Clare/Kerry 2006-2011

The Limerick/Clare/Kerry Waste Management Region has commenced an evaluation of the replacement of the Waste Management Plan Limerick.Clare/Kerry 2006 – 2011 and, the Plan will be revised or replaced as necessary to comply with the Waste Framework Directive (2008/98/EC). The evaluation of must occur by 31 December 2012.

The subsequent revision or replacement of waste management plans will require Strategic Environmental Assessment and will have regard to the Appropriate Assessment requirements under Article 6 of the Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC).

The process of revision or replacement of Plan will be subject to two separate formal consultation phases:

  • When a decision is made to revise or replace the existing plan, and on the initiation of a screening and scoping phase of the Strategic Environmental Assessment and initiation of an Appropriate Assessment, if required; and,
  • On preparation of the draft plan, Strategic Environmental Assessment Environmental Report and Appropriate Assessment, if required.