SEPA needs to be aware of new challenges, legislation and
issues. We try to look ahead so we can anticipate their impact on
the organisation and prepare to deal with them effectively.
In addition to our role as Scotland's environmental regulator we
also provide guidance to Scottish ministers, regulated businesses,
local authorities, industry and the public on Waste management best
SEPA has developed a number of pieces of guidance aimed at
providing advice on the proper management of Scotland's waste.
To view a piece of guidance please click on the titles
Quick guides for emissions monitoring from waste sites can be found
As Scotland's environmental regulator SEPA needs to be aware of
new challenges, legislation and issues, and from time to time we
will issue position statements in response to a number of various
factors such as changes in legislation, publication of reports, or
in response to issues of concern to public or industry.
To view any of our current position statements please click on
the titles below.