Open Consultation

Implementation of sustainable drainage systems on new developments

Summary 
We want your views on our proposed approach to sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) on new developments.
Consultation End Date 
11 August 2017
15 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 19 May 2017

Documents

Consultation Document
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Annex 1: Explanatory Memorandum and Impact Assessment
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Annex 2: Schedule 3 to the Flood and Water Management Act 2010
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Annex 3: Summary of SuDS outline approval process with SuDS approving body (SAB) input
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Annex 4: SuDS Advisory Group, organisations and sectors represented
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on the proposed implementation of schedule 3 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010, which includes:

  • making local authorities the responsible SuDS approving body, and
  • ensuring all new developments have a sustainable drainage system that meets mandatory national standards.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 11 August 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to: water@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Post 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Water Branch
Welsh Government
Spa Road East
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 5HA

Help and support 

For more information email: water@wales.gsi.gov.uk