Protection of Environment

About Board
Functions & PrioritiesFunctions & Priorities
The function of the Board is to enforce is to provisions of the following Acts, Rules and Directives issued by the Authorities from time to time.
  • The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974
  • The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977
  • The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981
  • The Environment Protection Act,1986, various relevant Rules notified thereof
  • The Hazardous and other Waste (Management and Trans boundary Movement) Rules,2016.
  • The Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemicals Rules, 1989
  • The Coastal Zone Regulation-Declaration Notification, 1991.
  • The Environmental Clearance [including EIA-Environment, Impact Assessment] for expansion/modernization of activity or new projects, Procedure Notification, 1994
  • The Environmental Public Hearing Rules, 1997.
  • The Bio-Medical Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.
  • The Rules for the Manufacture, Use, Import, Export and Storage of Hazardous micro-organism.
  • Genetically Engineered Organism Cess, 1989.
  • The Plastic Waste (Management) Rules, 2016
  • Utilization of Fly Ash- Notification of Direction, 1989.
  • The Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000.
  • The Ozone Depleting Substances (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000.
  • The Municipal Solid Waste Management Rules
  • The Batteries (Management & Handling) Rules, 2001.
  • The Environmental Audit Scheme, 1996.
  • The Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991.
  • The National Green Tribunal Act, 2010.
  • The E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.
  • The Construction and Demolition Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.
  • The Environmental Audit Scheme-1996 with Modification on 2014.
  • The Public Liability insurance Act-1991
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  • GCPC gujarat
  • Vibrant Gujarat 2015 - The Global Business Hub
  • State Environment Impact Assesment Authority
  • Minister of Envirnment and Forests
  • Central Pollution Control Board