ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the Water Act 2003) Notice of application for a full licence to abstract (take) water.Notice ID: MF0413018
ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the Water Act 2003) Notice of application for a full licence to abstract (take) water. MWW Farms Limited has applied to the Environment Agency for a licence.
The Environment Agency is giving notice of this application
(in accordance with Section 37 of the Water Resources Act
1991 and Regulation 6 of the Water Resources
(Abstraction and Impounding) Regulations 2006).
The application is for a full licence to abstract water from
the River Teme at Bransford, Worcestershire at National
Grid Reference SO 80168 53325.
The application is to abstract water as follows:
? 120 cubic metres an hour ? 1,000 cubic metres a day
? 40,000 cubic metres a year ? at an instantaneous rate of 22 litres per second ? between 1 May and 30 November inclusive in each year.
The water will be used for spray and trickle irrigation of crops. Any licence issued will be subject to an appropriate flow restriction to prevent abstraction at times of low river flow and will require a screen on the pump to protect fish species in the river.
You can view the application and documents submitted with it at the Environment Agency: Riversmeet House, Newton Industrial Estate, Tewkesbury GL20 8JG during normal office hours (Monday to Friday, except bank holidays).
You can view a summary of the application from the Public Register at the above address during normal office hours. Send any representation about this application in writing, quoting the name of the applicant and Reference Number NPS/WR/030093, to the Environment Agency, at Permitting and Support Centre, Water Resources Team, Quadrant 2, 99 Parkway Avenue, Sheffield, S9 4WF or by email to
by 13th June 2019.
For advice about how to make a representation call 03708 506 506.