Draft PPS18: Renewable Energy
Annex 1 Small Hydro: Other Authorisations/Consents
E35. In addition to planning permission, a hydro scheme may require any of the following authorisations.
- Abstraction License
- Consent to work in a water course
- Consent from the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Rivers Agency for any discharge, structure or other development likely to affect flow in a watercourse