Orkney Islands Council
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Environmental Information Regulations

The Environmental Information Scotland Regulations 2004 set out enforceable regulations that govern the public's right to access environmental information held by public authorities including local authorities. Environmental information covered by the regulations includes the state of the air, atmosphere, water, soil, land, landscape, as well as factors affecting the above elements such as substances, energy, noise, radiation or waste, emissions, discharges into the environment.

Further Details on Environmental Information Access

Please contact the Environmental Health team on telephone: 01856 873535 for further details on how to access Environmental Information held by Orkney Islands Council.