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ACCC/C/2008/33 United Kingdom

DocumentStatusDate received or posted by the secretariat
Datasheet ACCC/C/2008/33 (UK) Latest datasheet on the status of the communication 21.10.2010
Determination on admissibilityAt CC-2219.12.2008
CommunicationCommunication ACCC/C/2008/30 02.12.2008
Annex 1: Licence 31995/04/1: For a trial to assess the effectiveness of a methodology for capping contaminated dredged material from the Port of Tyne on the Souter Point disposal site , issued on behalf of the Marine Consents and Environment Unit for and on behalf of the Licensing Authority on 6.10 2004 Annex 1 to the communication 02.12.2008
Annex 2: Report 1740, Port of Tyne Sea Disposal Trials of Contaminated Tyne EstuarySediment , EnviroCentre, 06.2004 Annex 2 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 3: Report No. 1613 Work Plan for Sea Disposal Trials of Contaminated Tyne Estuary Sediment , Final Work Plan – Revision 3, EnviroCentre, Port of Tyne Authority, 08.2004 (attached to Licence) Annex 3 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 4: Report No. 3040, Port of Tyne – Sea Disposal Trials of Contaminated Estuary Sediment: Required Cap Thickness , EnviroCentre, 02.2007 Annex 4 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 5: Report No. 3308, Port of Tyne – Sea Disposal Trials of Contaminated Tyne Estuary Sediment: Post Placement Monitoring – Tier 1 Second Annual Monitoring, EnviroCentre, 06.2008 Annex 5 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 6: UK Report to the Meeting of the Working Group on the Environmental Impact of Human Activities of the OSPAR onvention: Capping of Contaminated Dredged Material Case Study Port of Tyne UK (the ‘ UK OSPAR Report’), undated Annex 6 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 7: FEPA Monitoring at Dredged Material Disposal Sites off the Tyne, 03.2003 Annex 7 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 8: The fate of TBT in spoil and feasibility of remediation to eliminate environmental impact , Defra Research and Development, Final Project Report CSG 15, 30.04.2002 Annex 8 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 9: Presentation by the University of Sussex, Contaminated Dredged Material , FEPA Topic Review, 23.06.2005 Annex 9 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 10: Memorandum from Dr C Vivian (CEFAS) to Mr G Boyes (Defra), dated 1.04.2003: Current Status of Tyne TBT Disposal Issues Annex 10 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 11: Memorandum from Dr C. Vivian (CEFAS) to Mr G Boyes (Defra): Port of Tyne Application DC 6742 , BLR 7570, DAS 31995/030222, DC 6742, dated 18.06.2003 Annex 11 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 12: Letter from Graham Boyes (Defra) to Mr Keith Wilson ( Port of Tyne Authority), ref DC 6742, dated 9.09.2003 Annex 12 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 13: Letter from John Maslin, Head of Marine Environment Branch 2, DEFRA to Thomas Bell, MCS, dated 3.02.2005 Annex 13 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 14: Minutes of the Meeting Held to Discuss the Trial Capping Project of Contaminated Dredged Material from the Port of Tyne Disposal held on 10.05.2006 Annex 14 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 15: Letter from Andy Dixon, MCEU to Robert Latimer, dated 30.08.2006 Annex 15 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 16: Letter from Alexis Tregenza of Defra to Robert Latimer, ref. 259370, dated 6.09.2006 Annex 16 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 17: Note on Review Meeting at EnviroCentre with Port of Tyne Regarding the Placement of Contaminated Dredge material Offshore , from Sylvia Blake, CEFAS addressed to Andy Dixon, MCEU, dated 14.09.2006 Annex 17 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 18: Memorandum from Chris Vivian and Sylvia Blake, CEFAS to Geoff Bowles, MEU, and others dated 26.01.2007. Annex 18 to the communication02.12.2008
Annex 19: ‘Review of Sea Disposal Trial of Contaminated Tyne Estuary Sediment: Required Cap Thickness Feb 2007 rep no: 11548J, MCMS Licence 31995/04/ 1’, report by Sylvia Blake, CEFAS, Burnham Laboratory, 22. 02.2007 Annex 19 to the communication02.12.2008
Letter to the Party informing about the communicationLetter from the secretariat sent at the request of the Committee made at CC-2224.12.2008
Letter to the communicant regarding preliminary admissibility of the communicationLetter from the secretariat sent at the request of the Committee made at CC-2224.12.2008
Letter to the Party concerned raising additional questions for clarification Letter from the secretariat sent at the request of the Committee16.01.2009
Letter to the communicant raising additional questions for clarification Letter from the secretariat sent at the request of the Committee16.01.2009
Letter to the Party concerned requesting timing of response and updating about possibility of discussion at twenty-fourth meetingLetter from the secretariat12.05.2009
Letter from the Party concerned requesting delay in the discussion of the case in order to have three communications concerning the UK discussed during the same meetingLetter from the Party concerned12.05.2009
Message from the secretariat requesting comments on discussion proposal after replies from the Party concerned and from the communicant of communication 23Message from the secretariat to the communicant15.05.2009
First letter from one party of the communicant requesting not to postpone the discussionLetter from one party of the communicant19.05.2009
Second letter from the communicant accepting Committee's plan of discussion for this communicationLetter from one party of the communicant on behalf of all communicants21.05.2009
Amicus Brief document for communications 23, 27 and 33 received by CAJEProposal by CAJE to the Secretariat22.05.2009
Annex A - Rule 44.3, Civil Procedure RulesAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex B - Using the Law: Barriers and Opportunities for Environmental Justice (Capacity Global)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex C - Environmental Justice (the Environmental Justice Project)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex D - Civil Law Aspects of Environmental Justice (ELF)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex E - Modernising Environmental Justice (UCL)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex F - CAJE Briefing - Access to Justice: Making it AffordableAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex G - UKELA Position Statement on CostsAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex H - Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Professor Nicolas de Sadeleer)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex I - Litigating the Public Interest (Liberty/Civil Liberties Trust)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex J - Measures on Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Milieu Ltd Report, UK)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex K - Judgment in R v. (Francis Morgan) v Hinton Organics (Wessex Ltd.)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex L - CAJE letters to the Civil Procedure Rules Committee (Letter dated 10th June 2005 to CPRC) (Letter dated 23 July 2008 to CPRC, Enclosure to 23 July 2008 letter)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex M - Table showing JRs embarked upon by selected CAJE members since 1990Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex N - Ensuring Access to Justice in England and Wales (Sullivan Report)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex O - Review of Civil Litigation Costs (Jackson Preliminary Report)Annex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex P - CAJE complaint to the European CommissionAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex Q - ChambersAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Annex R - Judgment in Corner HouseAnnex to the Amicus Brief28.05.2009
Letter from the communicant requesting that discussion of other UK communications 23 and 27 consider some of the information included for communication 33Letter from the communicant27.05.2009
Letter to the parties concerned of communications 23, 27 and 33 with regard to decisions for discussion plans of these three communicationsLetter from the secretariat27.05.2009
Letter from the communicant with answers to questions raised by the Committee to the communicant by letter on 16.01.2009 and to one question raised to the Party concerned by letter on 16.01.2009 and with a discussion of the results of the comprehensive review of civil litigation costs carried out by Lord Justice JacksonLetter from the communicant09.06.2009
Attached file to the letter with the 72 annexesAnnex to the letter09.06.2009
European Court of Justice in Case C-427/07, Commission v Ireland (cover) (decision)From CAJE27.07.2009
Letter from the Party concerned with issues on C23 and C33 (cover)Letter from the Party concerned30.07.2009
Annex 1 - Observations on C33Annex to the letter30.07.2009
Annex 2 - Index to bundle of documentsAnnex to the letter30.07.2009
Annex 3 - Correspondence list with one party of the communicant (Mr. Latimer)Annex to the letter30.07.2009
List of relevant documents that may be usefulAnnex from the Party concerned19.08.2009
Message to parties concerned and amicus convening hearing at CC-25Letter from the secretariat27.08.2009
Letter providing further comments for the discussion at CC-25Letter from the communicant16.09.2009
Draft statement concerning the allegation of a conflict of interestPrepared by the Compliance Committee24.09.2009
Message containing reaction from the Party concerned with regard to the conflict of interest issueLetter from the Party concerned25.09.2009
Statement concerning the allegation of a conflict of interestPrepared by the Compliance Committee25.09.2009
Oral submissionsLetter from the Party concerned25.09.2009
Oral submissions (WWF) (CAJE)Letter from amicus30.09.2009
Statement with regard to the conflict of interest issueLetter from CAJE 30.09.2009
Oral submissions of the communicantLetter from the communicant05.10.2009
Statement with regard to the conflict of interest issue (statement) (annex)Letter from the communicant06.10.2009
Message to all parties concerned (including the amicus) with regard to the outcome after CC-25 and the following steps concerning the caseLetter from the secretariat13.11.2009
Message updating the Compliance Committee on the publication of Lord Justice Jackson's Report on Civil Litigation Costs on 14th January 2010Letter from CAJE20.01.2010
Message commenting on the Jackson report: (cover) (comments)Message from the communicant29.01.2010
Letter on the cost issue with regard to C23, C27 and C33Message from CAJE17.03.2010
Message from Environmental Law Foundation on the three UK casesMessage from Environmental Law Foundation20.05.2010
Annex - Report on the three UK casesAnnex to the message from Environmental Law Foundation20.05.2010
Letter from CAJE about the three UK cases (C23, C27, C33)Message from CAJE26.05.2010
Annex 1 - Letter about the Pallikaropoulos caseAnnex to the message from CAJE26.05.2010
Annex 2 - Final judgement of the Pallikaropoulos v SSEFRA caseAnnex to the message from CAJE26.05.2010
Response by the communicant on the documents submitted by CAJE on 26 May 2010Message from the communicant02.06.2010
Letter to the Party concerned and letter to the communicant informing about the draft findingsFrom the secretariat25.08.2010
Response of the amicus (CAJE) to the draft findings (re C/27 and C/33) and update Sullivan Report (Annex N to the Amicus Brief)From Amicus (CAJE)14.09.2010
Response of the Party concerned to the draft findings (re C/27 and C/33)From the Party concerned22.09.2010
Response of the communicant to the draft findingsFrom the communicant22.09.2010
Additional comments to the draft findings (re C/27 and C/33) with annexes:
letters to the Ministry of Justice and to DEFRA
From the amicus (CAJE)14.10.2010
Findings and letters to the Party concerned and to the communicantFrom the secretariat18.10.2010
Follow-up on complianceFrom the secretariat07.01.2011

Findings (En Fr Ru)

From the secretariat08.02.2011
Response on follow-upFrom the Party concerned15.02.2011
Response by CAJE to the UK responseFrom CAJE25.02.2011
Response by Lord Justice Sullivan's Working Group on Access to Environmental Justice to all three consultation papers of the Ministry of JusticeFrom CAJE25.02.2011
Response by CAJE to MoJ consultation papersFrom CAJE25.02.2011
Response by CAJE MoJ on injunctionsFrom CAJE25.02.2011
Draft report from the Committee and cover letterFrom the secretariat01.03.2011
Response from CAJE (email)From CAJE14.03.2011
Response from ClientEarth
Annex 1
Annex 2
From the communicant15.03.2011
Response from the PartyFrom the Party concerned15.03.2011
Report of the CommitteeFrom the secretariat19.05.2011
Summary of events regarding the UK's progress in implementing the recommendations of the CommitteeFrom the communicant20.06.2011
Extended summary of events regarding the UK's progress in implementing the recommendations of the CommitteeFrom the communicant23.06.2011
CAJE letter sent to the Civil Procedure Rules CommitteeFrom CAJE12.11.2014