A Bill to make provision about targets, plans and policies for improving the natural environment; to make provision for the Office for Environmental Protection; to make provision about waste and resource efficiency; to make provision about air quality; to make provision for the recall of products that fail to meet environmental standards; to make provision about water; to make provision about nature and biodiversity; to make provision for conservation covenants; to make provision about the regulation of chemicals; and for connected purposes.

The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on 15 October 2019.

  • View the progress of the Bill on the UK Parliament's website.
  • Read our briefing issued for the Second Reading in the House of Commons on 28 October 2019.