Land Law Finance - Issue 14 - Autumn 2019

The Welsh farming industry has highlighted its concerns over new water regulations and rules to commence next year. www.FARMINGUK.COM 28 Welsh government is opting to apply NVZ rules for the whole of Wales Farmers slam Welsh government’s new pollution regulations Welsh farm leaders say the new rules, to be introduced from 1st January 2020, are effectively a ‘cut and paste’ of the full Nitrate Vulnerable Zone (NVZ) action programme. An NVZ is a conservation designation for areas of land that drain into nitrate polluted waters, or waters which could become polluted by nitrates.