Environmental Protection

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Environmental Protection

Hydroplan

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 Hydroplan for authorisation to carry out a controlled activity, namely:-

1)  Discharge of 56,160m3 per day of raw water to waters at NGR NC 38312 31950 from November 2009.

2)  Abstraction of 56,160m3 per day from waters at NGR NC 37490 31420 from November 2009.

3)  Impoundment of water within the waters at NGR NC 375 314 from November 2009.

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, IV15 9XB, quoting reference number CAR/L/1034481.

A copy of the application may be inspected free of charge, at the above address, between 9.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. Monday to Friday (except local and national holidays)

Written representations received within 28 days of this advertisement will be taken into consideration in determining the application. Any such representations will be placed 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.