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Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the

Notice ID: MFN0613320

Notice effective from
17th June 2021 to 17th July 2021


Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the

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

CEMEX UK Materials Limited has applied to the

Environment Agency for a licence.

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 full licence to abstract water from

underground strata comprising sandstone and siltstone at

Roan Edge Quarry, near Kendal, Cumbria at National Grid

Reference SD 58671 92676.

The application Is to abstract water as follows:

? 420 cubic metres an hour ? 3,360 cubic metres a day

? 840,000 cubic metres a year

The water will be used for dewatering all year round. Further details are: this existing abstraction was previously exempt from the need for a licence under the Water Resources Act 1991.

We are following Government advice to manage the risks of Coronavlrus 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 representation about this application by email, quoting the name of the applicant and reference number NPS/NA/000061 to the Environment Agency at:

by 15th July 2021.

For advice about how to make a representation, please call 03708 506 506.


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