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Title: High level principles for OPRA-based schemes : guidance on the development and implementation of risk rating and regulatory resource planning systems in the Environment Agency
Author: Environment Agency - National Centre for Risk Analysis and Options Appraisal
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: guidance note no 17
This discussion document provides detailed guidance on the general principles that should be followed in the development and implementation of risk rating systems and regulatory resource planning algorithms. The guidance has been developed for certain Environmental Protection functions (Process Industries Regulation (PIR), Waste and Water Quality), but may be applied across a wider range of Agency functions in future. The guidance enables a flexible approach to risk-based resource planning, given the different conditions prevailing in different functions. However, the guidance also specifies core principles and details which should be applied by all functions, in order to ensure consistency and credibility across the Agency, and to ultimately enable comparison and resource planning across Environmental Protections functions.
Publisher: Environment Agency
Publication Date: 1998
Publication Place: London
Subject Keywords: Environmental impactEnvironment AgencyRisk assessment
Extent: 45
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