Bhutan Scout Youth Forum in collaboration with the National Environment Commission and Thimphu Thromde has initiated a door-to-door advocacy program on the reinforcement of plastic ban on use/sale of carry bags, domawrappers and homemade ice cream pouches for residences within Thimphu Thromde and Thimphu Dzongkhag for a month from 2nd March, 2019. BSYF with more than [...]
Honorable Prime Minister and Secretary of National Environment Commission Secretariat signed the Annual Performance Agreement 2018-2019 at Royal Banquet hall, Thimphu on 27th February, 2019 Download APA 2018 – 2019 National Environment Commission Secretariat
The National Environment Commission Secretariat is pleased to inform the bidders for the Addendum in SBD for Supply and Installation of Lightning and Surge Protection at Gedu Climate Observatory. Check ITB 24.1 for addendum and also submission date. The bid should be submitted on or before 12:00 noon 25th February, 2019 and will be opened [...]
The Water Act of Bhutan 2011 mandates that the Water Resources are protected, conserved and/or managed in an environmentally sustainable manner. The Act also prohibits blocking, storing or diverting and discharging effluents or wastes into Water Resources/Water Bodies. It has come to the notice of the National Environment Commission Secretariat that there are incidences of dumping overburden construction wastes, debris, and other wastes [...]
Please find attached herewith the resolutions of Annual Environment Officers Conference held from 3-6 July, 2018, assigned to Environmental Assessment and Compliance Division with regard to the implementation of Environmental Assessment Act 2000 and its Regulation for Environmental Clearance of the Projects 2016 Click here to view Environment Officers Conference Resolution
Click here to download the Notification Letter Click here to download IEE form underground water, 2018 If you need any clarification on the new forms, please contact Environment Services Division of NECS at 02-324323/326993 during office hours.
The revised IEE form – 2017 for eight different sectors was endorsed during 46th National Environment Commission meeting held on August 31, 2017. In this regard, all the CAs are informed to use and apply the IEE form – 2017 with effect from October 3, 2017.Â
The National Environment Commission Secretariat would like to gently remind once again to all the CA to kindly apply and use the standard EC templates. Click here to download the notificationÂ
Refined Environmental Clearance Â template has been developed and endorsed during 7th monthly NECS meeting as follow: 1.Â EC template for Industry (Download); 2. EC template for Water bottling plant (Download); 3. EC template for Mines and Quarry (Download); and 4. General framework for EC template (Download). All the Competent Authorities are advised to use the new [...]
This order is issued for strict compliance by all Government offices on 9th of January, 2017 corresponding to the 12th day of the 11th Month of the Fire Male Monkey year.