8. Impact assessments
- Detail in the Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment ( BRIA) does not allow for easy identification of potential additional costs or savings:
RESPONSE 27: The BRIA for the interim arrangements has been conducted with the information available at present. There will be a full BRIA for the long-term arrangements.
- Clarification requested on Strategic Environmental Assessment ( SEA) requirements as concern expressed about additional regulatory burden through SEA assessment; Request info on how interim body will co-ordinate environmental policy across the portfolio of assets and deal with conflict resolution between environmental and economic developments:
RESPONSE 28: Pre-screening has established that a SEA is not required.