Important Notifications and Circulars



IMPORTANT NOTIFICATIONS AND CIRCULARS



Sr. No.



Brief Description



Date



Link



General Notifications, Circulars and OM



Parent Notification


1


Principal EIA Notification 2006


14th September, 2006



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1DuI-BtlrOk8gndza3yGhGuP1Jux0H6op

 


2


Amendment in EIA Notification 2007


11th October, 2007



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Q21rxehKQnf8rSYgimfMyL-g3QaDU8kW/view?usp=sharing

 


3


Amendment in EIA Notification 2009


1st December, 2009



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ICwPRJ6yrl0OuI_KnEfjvyh_Gf1tFYrF/view?usp=sharing

 


4


Amendment in EIA Notification 2011


4th April, 2011



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jIwuyn0C4zUMPG5996KTMGhva6_T131a/view?usp=sharing

 



Applicability of Para 7(ii)


5


Amendment in Notification under no increase in pollution load and
modernization having EC without change in plot areas-
Expansion/Modernization of projects


23rd November, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1sa_CjDwi7M-CycZnj04e-i9MRh_7h_sb

 


6


Amendment in clause(c), 7 (ii),  no increase in pollution load


16th January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1O21cH0XZ-WBGbyxZp2q0VfQ82YnLGF4p/view?usp=sharing

 



Exemption from Public Hearing


7


OM-Exemption from Public Hearing for projects with no increase in
pollution load under 7(ii) of EIA notification 2006


3rd June, 2009



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Puzq7iKLFmBhhXtKAMuIQVSwkKNYCgaa

 


8


OM-Exemption from Public Hearing for Projects/activities located within
industrial Estate/Parks granted EC under 7(c)


16th May, 2014



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xc4izRK868G5fiRDBdowOG6wJB0J4s45/view?usp=sharing

 


9


OM-Exemption from Public Hearing for Projects/activities located within
notified industrial Estate/Parks


10th December, 2014



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mfCbDY6p8bsHx6MZrqkOgEXY3P5Uzufl/view?usp=sharing

 


10


OM-Exemption from Public hearing- Project located in notified industrial
Estate/Parks (notified prior to 2006) or granted EC under 7(c) &
exception of activities located in industrial Estate/Parks-2016


4th April, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=17hVR-D1us7cnzszHpzhA_FdzyiB7e8sI

 


11


OM-Exemption from Public hearing- Project located in notified industrial
Estate/Parks (notified prior to 2006) or granted EC under 7(c) &
exception of activities located in industrial Estate/Parks-2018


27th April, 2018



https://drive.google.com/file/d/12SvFvSe6YI7eA4iXjmZNTSvX3UGHqlGo/view?usp=sharing

 



Violation Cases


12


Principal Violation Notification 2017


14th March, 2017



https://drive.google.com/open?id=16QQONVB5F2IK4Q-vEVuLECss3HV7MDVJ

 


13


Amendment in violation Notification 2018


8th March, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ksNN0rRMhnDhhT4WgEqFm9juigKTnsgP

 


14


Procedure to be followed for Violation Projects


8th March, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=108iilLPbgmtZKAaOlyJbe8YHHyYAhMvV

 


15


OM- To streamline and expedite consideration of proposal covered under
Category-B


15th March, 2018



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1coFmYZqVsEwEqnLbqOCyyHQxtOzx413b/view?usp=sharing

 


16


OM- Compliance of order dated 14th March, 2018


16th March, 2018



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1eQKCA3cohxIcZVyyCPYdg22lPAHIpyQl/view?usp=sharing

 


17


Clarification of Procedure to be adopted specific to violation cases of
mining projects


30th May, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1x3Gif2LBXQQlIkLHF9UHg_w8bAmYyuIE

 


18


Violation O.M. Cat. B Proposal


09th September, 2019



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bbXj-VnIzECRrNad-dvloyJmaofje2SA/view?usp=sharing

 



Other Notifications


19


Submission of Environmental Statement i.e; form V


30th June, 2009



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1MMYGUB7kKyphrXHYmvDStip5LLpstSDc

 


20


Amendment in EIA Notification 2009


1st December, 2009



https://drive.google.com/open?id=171Tp00nZ8yRprWUxhYMKcE07FsuoAFpk

 


21


Critically Polluted Areas of India as per CEPI Index of CPCB-I


December, 2009



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1LnMC3eMt3jVabhipB_LYxd6zQMhwwmeW

 


22


Critically Polluted Areas of India as per CEPI Index of CPCB-II


December, 2009



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MkqcvWHMWLkYxcuc47r5D4Y7OZ353pKu/view?usp=sharing

 


23


Guidelines for Preparation of PFR 


30th December, 2010



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CBl9KXaxbumiDalzBEwxFfRpODrNjY_b

 


24


CRZ Notification 2011


6th January, 2011



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-aFOUDD2z8g7RVMN-a9s3MTJk2KiJHI8

 


25


Mandatory requirement of Certified Compliance Report from Regional
Office of MoEF&CC for all projects requiring expansion of Existing
project previously granted EC


30th May, 2012



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Cj3I_DoE3_R49zBicK2KdBz-mlkpIb8H

 


26


Delisting of Pending Projects


30th October, 2012



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1s6A_8xX52cXBpuh14ur890rg2HSePbIm

 


27


Guidelines for Consideration of Proposals for grant of Environmental
Clearance


24th December, 2013



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1sVVgtuIr07fw-iGHlK2__Bv2ACFJMMxj

 


28


Seeking additional studies by EACs/SEACs during appraisal of the project
beyond the ToR


7th October, 2014



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CRWvErCgzYd9mgPWpXDOnMXozrmUe3hC

 


29


Status of land acquisition w.r.t. Project while considering the case for
EC


7th October, 2014



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1tNf37aqang54O3wbczd6IjX_V6ymc8ny

 


30


Categorization of EC Conditions for Different Phases


7th October, 2014



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1iaixaieft6ewOWnSMYLB7hpwVSo0yh6m

 


31


Applicability of Standard ToR for baseline data collection after online
submission


10th April, 2015



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ueQsPnghD4gtgbSpIpKNbyeVoblX6feW

 


32


Standard ToR for all projects


April, 2015



https://drive.google.com/file/d/19-tZI3NLQtH12IO41QaYmBo4uXA-FINE/view?usp=sharing

 


33


Unified EIA Notification (For Internal Use Only)


August 2015



https://drive.google.com/open?id=19pflqxpuwyk__XkjJK14bDorrrgbEdza

 


34


Notification for mandatory involvement of Accredited Consultants by QCI/NABET


3rd March, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1zLT0eOiKud0YnvIvTo0ZoauQ2G0tSmH_

 


35


Amendment in EIA Notification in reference to validity of EC


14th September, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hLVDuJb1wTsdMkC7waoVrZirN0xoe6PN

 


36


OM for clarifications over consideration of Solid Waste Management
Projects as per 7(i) Common Solid Waste Management Facility


3rd July, 2017



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1tfAU_h01SzRepdO8nkGviioO7_74tgy5

 


37


OM for Streamlining of projects for grant of ToR and EC latest
guidelines in relation to use Baseline data of 3 years and old Public
Consultation for project under EIA notification, 2006


29th August, 2017



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ZYA7EtzSdm817N17iMT-eh2LRq88aCnv

 


38


Circular for Certified Compliance Report Grant and Streamlining of
Process for Expansion projects appraisal


7th September, 2017



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1JTCZVrydapgS0E10uFEuK6rCEC0MatdW

 


39


Notification for STP Discharge Standards


13th October, 2017



https://drive.google.com/open?id=19FOLGLVM1UO86FwIHUAHyPgwCIWD8S0k

 


40


OM -Dust Mitigation Measures


25th January, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1BWp7a2nS8-VQbglWW_LwUsQZ3udWT02h

 


41


Notification related to Post Facto Clearance of CRZ Notification 2011


6th March, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eBGz5S-JEyXUFM06qetBHOePFB-SV9oX

 


42


Draft CRZ Notification, 2018


18th April, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1qPsw2zqiSaIj1i_teo0mRtbUE8hdK0uD

 


43


Application for seeking prior EC for the projects (Form-2)


20th April, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1yIrjKCnnxO7qJZdMnn_sCKaC2LpWmC92

 


44


Corporate Environment Responsibilities (CER)


1st May, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1WfF5CxKiKEglgRZT63BiaTwZrrcNNh9O

 


45


Standardization of Environmental Clearance Conditions


9th August, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=16t8XwaMhmrVvX3tlrR3BqbW_2V9WXr9B

 


46


Directions under Air and Water Act for grant of CTO/CTE


01st November, 2018


https://drive.google.com/open?


id=1HyiISM5gKKf3URH5wLOtmKxYJi1ETtMf


47


Environmental Standard Notification for Kerosene Industry


3rd January, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1kS9B8wynxvf6xf1mlQJnrAFExGW7lebc

 


48


Notification related to Post Facto Clearance of CRZ Notification 2019


18th January, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_GRfTM70b7sabBzED52kqBLcXwAzegt5

 


49


Fly ash Notification 2019


25th February, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1L_Cwzcmldo6G0T2xY0u2A9D3Nw0_bsVk

 


50


ICRZ Notification- Island Projects 2019


8th March, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1fjeVuvVe1scgxYe449dJklH-pPSNh18i

 


51


Blue Flag Certification- Infrastructure Development Projects 2020


09th January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=11IhLoKcfOLzBXNq4L16afGHX0m2KviYo

 


52


Grant of standard ToR/additional ToR


17th February, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1QTBeis4fcxs2u2MCy8BrP1lgbVj0Xq9d

 


53


Draft EIA Notification 2020


12th March, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1uMNKh5MlvkhlsHW98COYw3KUyXYdXnQE/view?usp=sharing

 


54


Grant of Standard ToR- Expansion of Industrial Estate Project


12th March, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1B3UUSHBY60fUepiDmL9BGjqXqP5fdf1p

 


55


Extension of tenure- Infra-1, CRZ & Other Misc. Projects


5th April, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z4aZpwYs8vIXDIq_Kpe6dVTvaNKNcy45/view?usp=sharing

 


56


Red, Orange, Green & White Category Industries as per CPCB Directions


29th September, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1SlGBnjfZTmJ59wM4gQgg8TTL9Nixmjn8

 


 


 



Sr. No.



Brief Description



Date



Link



 Industrial Projects


1


Amendment in EIA Notification for consideration of projects for 5(f) and
re-characterization of various schedules of EIA Notification 2006


25th June, 2014



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1g9HxnRBLsn8a9ui8RXpMMgx0cnGFoQF6

 


2


 Notification-Biomedical Waste 2015


17th April, 2015



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Km1pLDOSveM1GuhjG6bXbOQmEGh7l2HI/view?usp=sharing

 


3


Amendment in EIA Notification under no increase in Pollution load and
Modernisation/Change in Product Mix


23rd November, 2016



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Br2WH1BOybSm2_0nn3DZqHAdhsbJbYr-/view?usp=sharing

 


4


LABSA Notification 2018


13th February, 2018



https://drive.google.com/file/d/15QNBwzYnA4Coi4yGeW9M4P4tSq7yC7hb/view?usp=sharing

 


5


EPA fourth Amendment for Paint Industry- Paint industry


28th December, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Gu83POCcpMVFFJSoLrmvb1VXlk9CD7us

 


6


EIA Notification for Sugar and Distillery Project 2019


17th January, 2019



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1JuGB1WjeUv4wxn2FOduk04pyq6WRVpPT/view?usp=sharing

 


7


Exemption of EC for Thermal Power Plant using Waste Heat Recovery
Boilers (WHRB) without any auxiliary fuel- Thermal Power Plant


23rd January, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1XGqkUhA8cOsob3EQEsk0ZrMJvBPqsYwU

 


8


Draft Notification for Proposed Amendment in Item 5(g) of the Schedule
of EIA Notification 2006


24th January, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1yXpYRdGlBIxYdybLKUpJN1XJmrwLmVK9

 


9


Distillery and 6 (b) Schedule


13th June, 2019



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pyK8HNdy2tia0SZqIzR37Yl-8Ku3Y4WU/view?usp=sharing

 


10


OM disposal/Utilization of fly ash- Thermal Power Plants & Coal Mines.


28th August, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1i3OrdL6yvQFi5NxW7kMZdapTpX9lzKM4

 


11


Draft Rules-Lead Stabilizer PVC Pipes and Fitting Rules, 2019- PVC


12th September, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eKkW0pm_nBNI8txZeDuM0br3mxd9vr3F

 


12


Draft Notification on Environmental Standards for Steel Plants- Iron &
Steel Plant


4th December, 2019



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1HFghm_WCOO2OblwFQIZDD1cJLISkwfwj

 


13


Amendment in 1(b)  offshore oil and gas development and production
projects


16th January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1O21cH0XZ-WBGbyxZp2q0VfQ82YnLGF4p

 


14


Draft Notification on Environmental Standards for Bulk Drug and
Formulation- Pharmaceuticals Industry


23rd January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=18vpiq_DMK-lf8p6AiYFGSYo167BmlAUA

 


15


Draft notification on Environmental Standards for Hot Mix Plants- Hot
Mix Plant


23rd January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ftOOIrIik_qsO2Il7rOhkk1J8v3skm9d

 


16


Extension of validity of notification for one more year to encourage
ethanol production- Bioethanol manufacturing industries


17th February, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=12oSNAzxSb6AZRn9vuazcPYdAhtQMlcs7

 


17


Every manufacturer, producer, collection centre and others involved with
batteries industry


20th February, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1akbwFnten8gz7joHwENFLHEPYQ5coGEs

 


18


API Notification 2020


27th March, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1oaNd0ieVaFVCm882xJyE76qNgWRuHmIs/view?usp=sharing

 


 



Sr. No.



Brief Description



Date



Link



Construction & Infrastructure Projects


1


Exemption of Industrial shed,  School, College, Hostel for educational
institute and related projects under 8(a)


22nd December, 2014



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_7ZKbH0lbxCNs7QmEpCzkSfQeNe5uElH

 


2


Clarification regarding Industrial Shed on notification dated 22-12-2014


5th March, 2015



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1s8BuJpuji-ikpM_qF23bx8NSjydKR46c

 


3


Guidelines for projects exempted under 8 (a) (Industrial shed,  School,
College, Hostel for educational institute)


09th June, 2015



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1v72tzOUZ403N7x-1Y4bED2lVIlEhQ57L/view?usp=sharing

 


4


Consideration of Proposal for grant of ToR/EC to Building Construction
Project


3rd April, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1syhVNz3cTH6eAVy-jTn1iwQykwjeIwhY

 


5


Amendment in EIA Notification for Building Construction Projects
Appraisal at Local Bodies-I


14th November, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1WLOlJntsQzow9aQD6FP0ikmJDjTBzKyG

 


6


Amendment in EIA Notification for Building Construction Projects
Appraisal at Local Bodies-II


15th November, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jeSirg-y8ys7Cex5nePt5VMmYgFAb1XY

 


 



Sr. No.



Brief Description



Date



Link



Mining Projects


1


Sustainable Sand Mining Guidelines


2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ioTgCVWD79bBw5MkNjOyf2SWTnA74x6d

 


2


Amendment in EIA Notification (Minor Mineral Mining)


15th January, 2016



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1lY1hWPr7Of9EzOnVAzYzyZBtthPUKEFc

 


3


Requirement of EC for Old Mine Leases having ECs under EIA Notification
1994- Mining Projects


6th April, 2018



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1nLogOVI2E9NipksNf1ZBcGbFMYT9dwYd

 


4


Clarification for carrying out the mining of minerals including over
burden and dump mining- Mining Projects


18th June, 2018


https://drive.google.com/open?id=1r9sTMX_q8m-0kh6dHrh2xjl-


j7B1LGp_

 


5


Gazette Notification 2018


14th August, 2018



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PC129p6XMAbb0x2MNxRH65BaFrAU-UXh/view?usp=sharing

 


6


Grant of fresh EC to successful bidders for the mines expiring in 31st
March, 2020


29th November, 2019



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1t2WgCzypcPEQm1lRHDMT__cGXyk5CRZW/view?usp=sharing

 


7


SC order -Regrassing after mine


8th January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Pnm53zeZq6y-laq2fV2PEu6u_6o3hmKY/view?usp=sharing

 


8


OM Additional EC Condition for Mining Project


16th January, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zv7TfkO85pwcK5b7YaSaUXzUZrDhE3R5/view?usp=sharing

 


9


Validity of Environmental Clearance- Mining Projects


27th February, 2020



https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eoUrRAQ_94-YgjOQm5bGtQS8u2DYiL1C

 


10


Minerals Law Amendment Act, 2020


28th March, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MkciS3t5Tb7dNIOlJd27VlVZ6mN4s4x2/view?usp=sharing

 


11


Guidelines for auction of Mineral Blocks with pre embedded clearance for
mining projects


3rd June, 2020



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1NCTW9QzpxRghxfmI1o09mxCxw1HUnTkh/view?usp=sharing

 



References to follow:-


1.       Link to
List of Approved Consultants –



https://www.qcin.org/nabet/EIA/documents/Accredited%20consultants.pdf


2.      EIA MANUAL
OR TECHNICAL GUIDANCE MANUAL (TGM – 1) –



http://environmentclearance.nic.in/writereaddata/Form-1A/HomeLinks/ommodel2.html


3.       EIA MANUAL
OR TECHNICAL GUIDANCE MANUAL (TGM – 2) –



http://environmentclearance.nic.in/writereaddata/Form-1A/HomeLinks/ommodel3.html


4.      CPCB Site –



https://cpcb.nic.in/


5.      PARIVESH
Portal –



http://parivesh.nic.in/


6.      MOEFCC
Website –



http://moef.gov.in/


7.      
Environmental Clearance Portal –



http://environmentclearance.nic.in/