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Law No. 52/2005/QH11 on Environmental Protection

Vietnam Current 2005

It requires business owners to prepare an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) or an Environmental Protection Plan (EPP) depending on the project size and submit it to the relevant agencies before establishing a business or expanding a business.

Issuer name

Ministry of natural resource and environment

Government ministry

Finance/Treasury

More information

Once the lisence is approved, the business owner is required to implement following the EIA or EPP.

Comply or explain

True

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Target organization notes

Different requriements for different tyopes of organizations (depending on activites/sector)

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

data disclosure

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services, Energy, Climate & GHG emissions

Status

Current

Country

Vietnam

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2005

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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