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Environmental Impact Assessments - NE

Environmental Impact Assessment

Wednesday, 25 April 2018 at 9:30AM - 4:00PM
Centre for Life, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EP
from £99.00 plus vat
RTPI North East

Bookings for this seminar are now closed.

Programme Description

Now an annual event due to ever-increasing scrutiny being applied to the process and the need for clear guidance to practitioners. Brought to you in association with Lichfields, this seminar will explore current and new working practices within EIA in response to the new EIA Regulations and how these are impacting on the submission of EIA applications. The seminar will also include a detailed review of the changes to legislative requirements, quality improvements in EIA practice and how these are affecting developers, local authorities and consultancies.

Topics and speakers :

The need for proportionality in EIA - Gayle Black, Senior Planner - Lichfields

Legal Update - John Hunter, Barrister - Kings Chambers

Planning Aftercare - the evolution of mitigation and monitoring requirements after the 2017 EIA Regs - Ruth Fain, Senior Environmental Scientist - Golder Associates

Creating healthy communities - how do we assess the affects in EIA? - Helen Ashby-Ridgway, Associate Director- Lichfields

HRA and ecological aspects of EIA in the North East, current trends and future threats - Tony Martin, Director - E3 Ecology

Flood risk and resilience to climate change - kevin Tilford, Managing Director - Weetwoods

View the programme here

This seminar could count as appropriate CPD for RTPI members - remember to keep a record of your learning, including your learning outcomes, in your CPD record

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Require assisstance contact:  Kim Walker    Tel: 07455 787705


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The RTPI supports the adoption of all 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and this course specifically supports:

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