SEIAA / SEAC

SEIAA / SEAC

(Published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, and Section 3, Sub-section (ii)

MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND FORESTS

New Delhi 14th September, 2006

Notification

S.O. 1533 Whereas, a draft notification under sub-rule (3) of Rule 5 of the Environment (Protection) Rules, 1986 for imposing certain restrictions and prohibitions on new projects or activities, or on the expansion or modernization of existing projects or activities based on their potential environmental impacts as indicated in the Schedule to the notification, being undertaken in any part of India, unless prior environmental clearance has been accorded in accordance with the objectives of National Environment Policy as approved by the Union Cabinet on 18th May, 2006 and the procedure specified in the notification, by the Central Government or the State or Union territory Level Environment Impact Assessment Authority (SEIAA), to be constituted by the Central Government in consultation with the State Government or the Union territory Administration concerned under sub-section (3) of section 3 of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 for the purpose of this notification, was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, section 3, sub-section (ii) vide number S.O. 1324 (E) dated the 15th September, 2005

http://www.moef.nic.in/sites/default/files/seiaa.pdf

SEAC has the duty to look into Category ‘B’ projects as defined in EIA notification 2006 and as amended from time to time. In case of interstate boundaries, eco sensitive zones or within 10kms of protected areas, the projects will be considered by the MoEF’s Expert Appraisal committee (EAC).

State

Link

Remarks

Andhra Pradesh

http://www.appcb.ap.nic.in/ec/vision.htm

Links provided in AP pollution Control Board website

Chhattisgarh

http://www.seiaacg.org/

Constituted, S.O.1846(E)_05.08.2011

Gujarat

http://seiaa.gujarat.gov.in/

Constituted in 2007

Haryana

http://www.seiaahry.in/

Constituted, S.O.568(E)_23.03.2012

Himachal Pradesh

http://admis.hp.nic.in/himachal/environment/authorities.htm

Constituted in 2007, reconstituted

Jammu & Kashmir

http://jkspcb.nic.in/

Linked to PCB website

Constituted, S.O.1843(E)_05.08.2011

Jharkhand

http://jseiaa.org/

Constituted, S.O.3010(E)_27.12.2013

Karnataka

http://seiaa.kar.nic.in/

Constituted in 2007

Kerala

http://www.seiaakerala.org/

Constituted in December 2011

Madhya Pradesh

http://mpseiaa.nic.in

Constituted, 49(E)_8.1.2008

Maharashtra

https://ec.maharashtra.gov.in/

Constituted (2 SEACs)

Odisha

http://www.orissaseiaa.gov.in/

Constituted, S.O.1899(E)_17.08.2012

Punjab

http://www.seiaapunjab.co.in/

Working

Rajasthan

http://environment.rajasthan.gov.in/EC.htm

Department of Environment Constituted, S.O.1844(E)_ 05.08.2011

Tamil Nadu

http://www.seiaa.tn.gov.in/

Constituted, , S.O.731(E)_04.04.2012

Uttar Pradesh

http://www.seiaaup.com/

Constituted

Uttarakhand

http://seiaauttarakhand.org/

Constituted, S.O.582(E)_08.03.2013

West Bengal

http://www.wbpcb.gov.in/html/SEAC.shtml

No clear link, Constituted

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