This guidance was compiled to assist NHS boards in acting as statutory consultees for applications submitted to the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), under the Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2012, SI2012.

It should help NHS boards to determine:

  • the value of the public health related information supplied in a PPC application
  • if there are potential public health hazards associated with emissions from the activities described in the application

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Last updated: 21 March 2024