The Environment and Resources Authority shall
safeguard the environment to achieve a sustainable quality of life.
"To safeguard the environment for a sustainable quality
- To mainstream environmental targets and objectives across
Government and society.
- To take the leading role in advising Government on
environmental policy-making at the national level, as well as in the context of
international environmental negotiations.
- To develop evidence-based policy; backed by a robust data
- To draw up plans, provide a licensing regime and monitor
activities having an environmental impact and to integrate environmental
considerations within the development control process.
As the national regulator on the environment, we shall also
maintain consultation with stakeholders so as to
promote and instill sound environmental management.