The River Arun Internal Drainage District Order 2017 - Public Local Inquiry
PROPOSED ABOLITION OF THE RIVER ARUN INTERNAL DRAINAGE BOARD
The purpose of the proposed Scheme is to secure the abolition of the existing River Arun Internal Drainage District (IDD). This district is currently administered by the Environment Agency, acting as the Internal Drainage Board (IDB) under the Land Drainage Act 1991 (LDA 1991), in addition to its responsibilities for main rivers. It is not proposed to replace the IDD, or to set up another Board.