Public Scoping Detail:
Consultation is first undertaken during the process of identifying the scope of the EIA.
Public Participation Opportunities:
Review of draft EIA
Public Meetings Detail::
A meeting is held to provide the public with an opportunity to make comments on the draft EIA before it is submitted to the competent authority. There must be 15 days notice prior to the meeting. Not less than one-third of the meeting time must be devoted to discussion.
Criteria to Hold Public Meeting:
Public meeting and/or hearing is automatically required
Days for Public to Review Draft EIA:
Public Comments on Draft EIA:
Public Comments on Final EIA:
Response to Public Comments:
Response to Public Comments Detail:
The consultation process is documented in the EIA report, including a description of the methods used to involve concerned parties, an analysis of the data and information acquired during consultation, and a table depicting the issues that have been discussed during consultation and how the project proponent plans to address or mitigate public concerns. The dates of meetings, names of attendees, agendas, and topics of discussion must be included as an annex to the EIA.