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22 March 2021
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The Water Resources (Control of Agricultural Pollution) (Wales) Regulations 2021: frequently asked questions , file type: PDF, file size: 154 KB

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We announced regulatory measures to address agricultural pollution on 27 January 2021. The regulations will apply to all farms across Wales and come into force on 1 April 2021.

There will be transitional periods for some measures to 1 January 2023 and 1 August 2024.

The guidance and frequently asked questions provide information and templates to assist with compliance.