RIS: Regulation of deposit of jettisoned material from space rocket launches under the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012

Date: October 2016

This Regulatory Impact Statement provides an analysis of options for controlling the deposit of jettisoned material from space vehicle launches under the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012. The regulations propose to classify the deposit of jettisoned material from space vehicle launches as "permitted".