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  • Procedure for Conduct of Public Hearing by the State / Union Territory Pollution Control Boards / Committees under the EIA Notification 2006 - instructions regarding Read more
  • National Green Tribunal (Practices and Procedure) Rules 2011 Read more
  • Diversion of forest land for non-forest purposes under the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 - ensuring compliance of the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act 2006. Read more
  • The Ministry of Environment and Forest has introduced a new system of online publication of all pending environment and forest clearances on its website. The interface is designed to display all relevant details while ensuring ease of navigability. A system has been put in place to update the website on a regular periodic basis so as to ensure that the information is not redundant or obsolete. Read more

MoEF Partially Amends Circular

The MoEF via letter number NO. J-110 13/41/2006-IA.II(1) dated 9th September, 2011, have made partial amendment in the earlier circular with letter number No. J 11015/200/2008-IA II(M) and dated 31st March, 2011, w.r.t the Consideration of projects for grant of environment clearance under EIA Notification, 2006, which involve forestland. Henceforth, proof of application submitted for Forest Clearance will be required for Environment Clearance right at TOR in Projects involving Forest land.

MoEF letter dated September 09, 2011

MoEF letter dated March 31, 2011