Environmental Protection

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Environmental Protection

North Atlantic Salmon Limited

WATER ENVIRONMENT AND WATER SERVICES (SCOTLAND) ACT 2003

THE WATER ENVIRONMENT (CONTROLLED ACTIVITIES) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2005 (“THE 2005 REGULATIONS”)

Notice is hereby given, in accordance with Regulation 13 of the 2005 Regulations, that an application has been made to the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) by North Atlantic Salmon Limited for authorisation to carry out a controlled activity, namely:-

Discharge of trade effluent and solid waste matter from an existing marine cage fish farm to coastal water at Brandy Ayre, Easter Sound, Vaila, Shetland at NGR HU 2430 4610. This application involves the use of additional chemical therapeutant for treating sealice infestations.

Any person affected or likely to be affected by, or having an interest in, the application may make representations about the application to SEPA in writing within 28 days beginning with the date of this advertisement, at the following address: The Registry, SEPA, Graesser House, Dingwall Business Park, Fodderty Way, Dingwall IV15 9XB, quoting reference number CAR/L/1033734.

A copy of the application may be inspected, free of charge, at the above address, between 9.30 am and 4.30 pm Monday to Friday (except local and national holidays) or by prior arrangement at the SEPA Shetland Office, The Esplanade, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LL, telephone 01595 696926.

Written representations received within 28 days of this advertisement will be taken into consideration in determining the application. Any such representations will be entered in a public register unless the person making them requests that they should not be. Where such a request is made there will be included in the register a statement indicating that representations have been made which have been the subject of such a request.