Gujarat Pollution Control Board has been released guidance manual for application of CTE & CCA.
CTE-Consent to establish is NOC given by GPCB which is required before you start your business or enterprise as per The Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act – 1974 and the air (prevention and control of pollution) act, 1981. It is mandatory to obtain CTE from the respective State Pollution Control Board (GPCB) before the commencement of business. The Process requires the application in prescribed format along with required documents and fees followed by Inspection.
Every Industrial unit, after installation of required Environmental Management System (pollution control measures) and on starting production activities, immediately shall apply for Consolidated Consent and Authorization (CCA) under the provisions of the Water Act, the Air Act and the Hazardous Waste Rules. Applicant shall ensure to obtain Consent to Establish (CTE) prior to apply for the Consent to Operate (CCA).
On receipt of CCA application, Board officials will inspect the industrial plant to verify the installed Environment Management System (EMS) to prevent and control pollution and also get checked its efficacy. After careful legal and technical scrutiny, the Consolidated Consents and Authorization (CCA) will be issued to the applicant specifying various terms and conditions and discharge standards.
To obtain CTE & CCA, there are some requirements which you have to fulfill. To know which are that requirements, click on Below given link.
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