Updated to 14 June 2019 (Act No. 17 of 2019 and S.I. No. 260 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
S. 1(1) 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 1(2) 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
S. 1(3) 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 1(4) 1 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 413 of 2003), art. 4
S. 2 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 3 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 4 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
Ss. 5-9 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 10-14 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
Ss. 15, 16 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 17 17 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 413 of 2003), art. 3
Ss. 18, 19 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 20(1)(a) 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
S. 20(1)(b) 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 20(1)(c) 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 20(2), (3) 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 21 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 22-25 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
S. 26(1), (2)(a)-(c) 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 26(2)(d) 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 27 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 28 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 29 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
S. 30 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 31 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 32 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
S. 33 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 34 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
Ss. 35-45 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 46-50 22 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 498 of 2003), art. 2
S. 51 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
S. 52 8 September 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 393 of 2003), art. 2
Ss. 53-55 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 56-58 1 October 2003 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 413 of 2003), art. 4
S. 59 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
    Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2003 (S.I. No. 413 of 2003), art. 4
Ss. 60, 61 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2
Schs. 1-4 12 July 2004 Protection of the Environment Act 2003 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 393 of 2004), art. 2

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Certain references to "sanitary authority" construed as references to "Irish Water" 50/2013, ss. 1(3), 6, 7(4)
Restricted S.I. No. 477 of 2011, regs. 1(3), 42(22), sch. 2
Trans. of functns. under. 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 4, 58, 59 (1) (2) (3), sch. 3
S. 5 references construed 1/2014, ss. 1(22), 9(2),(3)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
None