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Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the

Notice ID: MFN0613436

Notice effective from
16th June 2021 to 16th July 2021


Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the

Water Act 2003) Notice of application for a transfer licence to abstract (take) water for a previously exempt abstraction

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust have applied to the Environment Agency for a licence to abstract water.

The Environment Agency is giving notice of this application

in accordance with Section 37 of the Water Resources

Act 1991 and Regulation 8 of The Water Abstraction

(Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2017.

The application is for a licence to abstract (take) water

from the River Thames near Buckland, Faringdon, Oxfordshire

at National Grid References SU 34969 99836 and

SP 36650 00342 to transfer it to the Chimney Meadows

Nature Reserve at the given National Grid References

without intervening use.

Abstraction will take place all year round.

Further details are: this existing abstraction is a transfer

for the purpose of wet fencing and nature conservation

and was previously exempt from the need for a licence

under the Water Resources Act 1991.

You can see the application and documents submitted

with it at the Environment Agency:

We are following Government advice to manage the

risks of Coronavims to our organisation, to protect the

health, safety and wellbeing of our staff and sustain

our critical operations. As a result, please contact us

via e-mail or use the number below to arrange to see

the application documents.

Send any representations by email, quoting the name

of the applicant and Reference Number NPS/NA/001539

to the Environment Agency, at PSC-Waterflesources@

by 14th July 2021.

For advice about how to make a representation call



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