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Environmental Audit Committee

Commons Select Committee

Welcome to the Environmental Audit Committee's website. The Committee's remit is to consider the extent to which the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development, and to audit their performance against sustainable development and environmental protection targets. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsEAC.

Committee news

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Committee Chair comments on the Volkswagen emissions scandal
Environmental Audit Committee write to Minister of State for Transport
23 January 2017
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Committee Chair comments on Green Investment Bank
Environmental Audit Committee to ask Ministers and UK Government Investments to appear before the Committee
17 January 2017
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Ministers questioned on Sustainable Development Goals in the UK
Environmental Audit Committee examine issues raised during the inquiry so far
12 January 2017
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Marine Protected Areas examined with stakeholders and NGOs
Environmental Audit Committee explore issues including how effectively stakeholders have been engaged
5 January 2017
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New Environmental Protection Act needed after Brexit
Environmental Audit Committee publish the Future of the Natural Environment after the EU Referendum report
4 January 2017
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The Future of Chemicals Regulation after the EU Referendum
Environmental Audit Committee launch the Future of Chemicals Regulation after the EU Referendum inquiry
21 December 2016
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Specialist Adviser - Expressions of interest
Environmental Audit Committee invite expressions of interest for a specialist adviser to the Committee's inquiry into the Future of Chemicals Regulation after the EU Referendum
21 December 2016
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Flood Defence funding: Chairs writes to Secretary of State
Mary Creagh writes to seek clarification on recent flood defence and resilience spending announcements
9 December 2016
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Marine Protection Areas Revisited
Environmental Audit Committee examine issues including how effectively Marine Protected Areas have been managed to date
8 December 2016
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Sustainable Developement Goals examined with local government and NHS
The Environmental Audit Committee examine Sustainable Development Goals in the UK
1 December 2016
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Secretary of State questioned on environmental aspects of Heathrow expansion
Environmental Audit Committee examine the Airports Commission Report: Carbon emissions, air quality and noise
25 November 2016
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Sustainable Development Goals in the UK examined by Committee
Environemntal Audit Committee explore issues including governance arrangements needed to ensure the effective implementation of the Goals
17 November 2016
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Treasury must factor in long term environmental impact of policies
Environmental Audit Committee publishes report on Sustainability and HM Treasury
17 November 2016
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Chief Medical Officer to review health impact of microplastic pollution
Environmental Audit Committee publishes Government response to microplastics report
14 November 2016
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Government promises clear plan on clean cars – after failure on transport emissions
Environmental Audit Committee publish Government response to Sustainability in the Department for Transport report
11 November 2016
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Sustainable Development Goals in the UK examined by Committee
Environmental Audit Committee explore a range of issues associated with measuring, monitoring and reporting on the UK's progress towards meeting the sustainable development goal
10 November 2016
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Specialist Advisor - Expressions of interest
The Environmental Audit Select Committee is inviting expressions of interest from individuals interested in being a specialist adviser to the Committee's inquiry into Marine Protected Areas
7 November 2016
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EAC seeks Government assurances on Hearthrow expansion
Environmental Audit Committee seeks assurances from the Government that any new airport capacity will comply with key environmental conditions
25 October 2016
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Secretary of State questioned on Brexit impact on natural environment
The Enviromantal Audit Committee examines the Future of the Natural Environment after the EU Referendum
25 October 2016
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Managed rewilding and land management techniques examined by Committee
Academics, farmers, local government and national bodies questioned on the Future of the Natural Environment after the EU Referendum
13 October 2016
Total results 431 (page 18 of 22)