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PPS 11: Planning and Waste Management

Issued by: Planning Service (DOE)
: Final
Published: December 2002
PPS 11: Planning and Waste ManagementThis PPS sets out the Department's planning policies for the development of waste management facilities.
It seeks to promote the highest environmental standards in development proposals for waste management facilities and includes guidance on the issues likely to be considered in the determination of planning applications. In addition, it explains the relationship between the planning system and authorities responsible for the regulation and management of waste.

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Policy Update: 25 November 2013- 'The Department Will No Longer Treat the BPEO as a Material Consideration'

Following publication of the Revised Waste Management Strategy ‘Delivering Resource Efficiency’ the Department will no longer treat the BPEO as a material consideration in the planning process.
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