Frequently Asked Question about EIA

General

Are any requirements for the already existing project prior to issuance of the EIA procedure?

Answer)

The already existing project prior to issuance of the EIA procedure will be required to undertake an environmental compliance audit. As the result of the audit, the following actions are also required:

a) to develop an EIA or IEE or EMP;

b) to obtain an ECC; and

c) to take appropriate actions to mitigate Adverse Impacts in accordance with the Law, the Rules, and other applicable laws.

Please see also Article 8 of EIA Procedure

 

How do we undertake Monitoring?

Answer)

Please see Monitoring page, providing the frequency, contents of the report and the other necessary actions

 

Study team

How do we organize the study team?

Answer)

Please see Consultant Licensing page

Who can undertake IEE/EIA/EMP study?

Answer)

Please see Consultant Licensing page

 

Reporting

Whom shall we submit the report to?

Answer)

Please submit any report to ECD office in NPT

Contact details is as follows:

Natural Resource and Environmental Impact Assessment Division (NR-EIA), ECD-MONREC

No.53 Building, Oattara Thiri Township, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar 15011

Tel/Fax: +95-67-431329 (NR-EIA division)

nreia.env@gmail.com

How do we prepare the report? In addition, What kind of contents shall include in EIA/IEE/EMP report?

Answer)

Please see the following page:

Project Proposal - Project Proposal page

Scoping and TOR – Scoping page

IEE Report together with EMP – Investigation and review process of IEE type project page

EIA Report together with EMP - Investigation and review process of EIA type project page

EMP (stand alone) – Preparation of EMP page

Monitoring report –Monitoring page

 

Who does bear all cost for EIA/IEE/EMP preparation?

Answer)

The Project Proponent shall bear all necessary cost.

Does ECD require any service fee for EIA/IEE/EMP submission?

Answer)

In principle, the Project Proponent shall bear all cost for EIA/IEE/EMP studies and its related works. In addition, ECD may require any service fee ad hoc e.g. inspection for investigation / monitoring works, etc.

 

Public Consultation

Whom do we (Project Proponent) invite to the public consultation?

Answer)

Project Affected People (PAPs), NGOs, Governments, and any other concerned groups should be invited to the public consultation.