The Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2017 requires an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report for any ‘Schedule 1’ development.
‘Schedule 2’ development is screened to confirm whether the proposal is likely to have significant effects on the environment.
Environmental Impact Assessment Screening
Interurban planning can assist with the preparation and submission of EIA Screening documentation to the local planning authority. This can be a key component of the pre application process depending on the size of your development site and whether it is located in, or adjacent to, a ‘sensitive area’ (as defined in the EIA Regulations).
The screening process is a key component in de-risking large or complex sites in ‘sensitive Areas’