Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992

F184[Amendments of licence of clerical or technical nature.


96.(1) The Agency may amend a licence or revised licence for the purposes of

(a) correcting any clerical error therein,

(b) facilitating the doing of any thing pursuant to a condition attached to the licence where the doing of that thing may reasonably by regarded as having been contemplated by the terms of the condition or the terms of the licence taken as a whole but which was not expressly provided for in the condition, or

(c) otherwise facilitating the operation of the licence and the making of the amendment does not result in the relevant requirements of section 83(5) ceasing to be satisfied.

(2) None of the requirements of section 90 or of any other provision of this Part shall apply to the exercise of the power under subsection (1) but the Agency shall, where appropriate, consult with the licensee before exercising the power.

(3) The Agency shall, as soon as may be after the exercise of the power under subsection (1), notify particulars of the amendment effected by that exercise to each person who made an objection to the Agency under section 87(5) in relation to any exercise of the powers under section 83 or 90 as respects the licence or revised licence concerned.]




Substituted (12.07.2004) by Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (27/2003), s. 15, S.I. No. 393 of 2004.

Editorial Notes:


Previous affecting provision: subs. (4) repealed (1.07.1996) by Waste Management Act 1996 (10/1996), s. 6(1) and sch. 5 part 1, S.I. No. 192 of 1996; section substituted as per F-note above.