05 Dec 2023

Environmental Governance: Overarching Statutory Duties

With the coming into force on 1 November 2023 of the new environmental governance duty in section 19 Environment Act 2021, 39 Essex Chambers’ Planning/Environment Group invites you to a virtual breakfast briefing featuring a discussion between Katherine Barnes and Stephanie David on the implications for policy-making and decision-making of:

  • Duty on Government - section 19 Environment Act 2021
  • Duty to conserve and enhance biodiversity - section 40 Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 (as amended by section 102 Environment Act 2021)

The speakers welcome any questions in advance which you can send to events@39essex.com. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions using Zoom’s Q&A function.

Webinar Recording

The slides for the webinar is available to download below.

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