Environmental impact assessment when ploughing permanent pasture or restructuring land: your obligations explained


This Business Guide outlines the regulatory process in England for the Environmental Impact Assessment (Agriculture) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2006 as amended (EIA). It is intended to explain your obligations under the EIA regulations, ultimately in place to protect rural land in England, that’s uncultivated or semi-natural from changes in agricultural activities which may cause damage.