Introduction

Updated to: 13 March 2019

The Law on pollution and nuisance of 2001 required EIA for projects. The EA system has been gradually been developed since then with the issuance of several Decrees on the EIA process and more specific interministerial Decrees. The Decree N°2018-0991/P-RM of 31 December 2018 is the most recent ESIA Decree.The Decree N°2018-0992/P-RM of 31 December 2018 for the first time creates a procedure for SEA.