Stakeholder Consultation

The Joint Agencies Groundwater Directive Advisory Group (JAGDAG) sought views in early 2016 on the proposed changes to the Methodology for the determination of hazardous substances for the purposes of the Groundwater Directive (2006/118/EC) and proposed determination of 48 substances. 

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
JAGDAG
Publication Date: 
19-February-2016

The Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) (WFD) and Groundwater Daughter Directive (2006/118/EC) (GDD) require Member States to prevent inputs of hazardous substances into groundwater and to limit the input of non-hazardous pollu

Advisory Group: 
UKTAG
Publication Date: 
15-January-2015
A public consultation was carried out on the twenty substances listed below, which were assessed in accordance with the methodology for determining hazardous substances for th
Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
JAGDAG
Publication Date: 
31-December-2014

Under the domestic legislation that transposes the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) and Groundwater Daughter Directive (2006/118/EC), the UK environment agencies are responsible for considering whether a potential pollutant (a substance liable to cause po

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
JAGDAG
Publication Date: 
30-December-2014

Following a consultation that ended in June 2012,  UKTAG has finalised Phase 3 of its review of environmental standards. 

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
UKTAG
Publication Date: 
04-December-2013

The consultation closed on 16th August 2013 and the recommendations have been updated and finalised in light of feedback received. 

The River Flow for GEP final recommendations can be found here.

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
UKTAG
Publication Date: 
30-September-2013

Following a consultation that ended on 28th February 2013,  UKTAG has finalised its recommendations on 1) biological standards for rivers, lakes, coastal and estuaries and 2) phosphorus standards for rivers.

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
UKTAG
Publication Date: 
30-September-2013

On the 16th of July 2013 stakeholders gathered for a one day workshop to review the proposals for appropriate river flows and good ecological potential (GEP). The presentations from this day are available below.

Consultation Status: 
Closed
Advisory Group: 
UKTAG
Publication Date: 
21-July-2013

Hazardous Substances Standards for Groundwater

Advisory Group: 
JAGDAG
Advisory Group: 
JAGDAG

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