Check if your business needs an environmental permit
- Check if your business needs an environmental permit (You are here)
- Apply for a permit
Certain industrial activities are regulated. These are split into three categories, based on the level of pollution caused by the activity.
The most polluting processes are regulated by the Environment Agency. The comparatively less polluting processes are managed by councils.
Your business can face legal action if you do not comply with a permit, or operate without one.