Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the Water Act 2003) Notice of application for a transfer licence to abstract (take) water. Defence Infrastructure OrganisationNotice ID: MFN0617904
Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the Water Act 2003) Notice of application for a transfer licence to abstract (take) water. Defence Infrastructure Organisation 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 6 of the Water Resources (Abstraction and Impounding) Regulations 2006. The application is for a licence to abstract water from groundwater at National Grid Reference (NGR) SU14 98, Gloucestershire to transfer it to surface water at NGR SU 14 98, Gloucestershire without intervening use. The application is to abstract water as follows:
? 270 cubic metres an hour ? 6,480 cubic metres a day
? 2,365,200 cubic metres a year ? Instantaneous rate of 75 litres a second ? All year.
The water will be abstracted for the purpose of dewatering for a temporary construction project. The proposed abstraction lies within the Cotswolds Abstraction Licensing Strategy reporting area.
We are following Government advice to manage the risks of Coronavirus to our organisation, to protect the health, safely 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 about this application by email, quoting the name of the applicant and reference number NPS/WR/035033 to the Environment Agency, at:
by 19th August 2021.
For advice about how to make a representation call 03708506506.