Cardiff Coastal Defence Scheme

Closed 29 Oct 2021

Opened 17 Sep 2021


Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009

Notice of Application for Cardiff Coastal Defence Scheme

Notice is hereby given that Cardiff Council has applied to Natural Resources Wales (“NRW”) for a marine licence to carry out a regulated activity under the Marine and Coastal Act 2009. The project requires EIA consent and is subject to the requirement for an environmental impact assessment (“EIA”) under the Marine Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2007 (“the EIA Regulations”). An environmental statement has been prepared by the applicant.

The application is for coastal defense scheme in Cardiff along the Rhymney and Severn estuaries.

Copies of the environmental statement and the above documents can also be downloaded from the Public Register at by searching CML2147.

In light of the current public health situation surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) a hard copy of the application and supporting documents will not be available in a public place at this time.

If printed copies of the above documents are requested, a charge not exceeding reasonable copying costs may be payable. 


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