Home > Latest News > RIAMS Development News >

RIAMS Updates January 2014

January 30, 2014
RIAMS Development News

foodThe new RIAMS support forum has just gone live; if you are a RIAMS subscriber you will have automatic entry. Read FAQs, post questions, discuss your use of the system, share best practice and suggest changes or improvements. 

The new, free Environmental Protection forum went live on 20 January 2014 and has over 130 members. It covers air quality, contaminated land, environmental permitting and noise as well as other topics such as light nuisance and blue-green algae. If you are already registered on the RHE site or RIAMS, join here. If you’re a new user, signup takes just a couple of minutes.  

New Procedures
Administration – Emergency Planning
Licensing – Application of a Late Night Levy
Planning – Breach of Conditions
Planning – Guidance Note: Breach of Conditions
Planning – Section 215 Power for Buildings and Neglected Sites

New National Policy and Guidance
Environmental Protection A Noise Action Plan for Wales 2013-2018 WG December 2013
Licensing: Park Homes: Site Licensing Definition of Relevant Protected Sites CLG January 2014

New Documents
Environmental Protection – Letter of Intention to apply for a Warrant in relation to an Audible Intruder Alarm
Environmental Protection – Contaminated Land Desktop Study Proforma
Environmental Protection – MJAC Risk Rating Tool DEFRA/WG
Environmental Protection – Environmental Permitting Regulations Understanding the Meaning of Regulated Facility

Reviewed Procedures
Administration – Guidance Note: Administration of Complaints and Service Requests
Administration – Investigation of Complaints and Service Requests
Environmental Crime – Unlawfully Deposited Waste – Fly-Tipping
Environmental Crime – Incorrectly Presented Domestic Waste
Environmental Crime – Receptacles for Commercial & Industrial Waste
Environmental Protection – Review and Assessment of Local Air Quality
Environmental Protection – Air Quality Management Guidance Notes
Environmental Protection – Declaring an Air Quality Management Area
Environmental Protection – Identifying Potentially Contaminated Land
Environmental Protection – Transfers of LAPPC (Part B) and LA-IPPC (A2) Permits
Environmental Protection – Unloading Petrol into Stationary Storage Tanks at a Service Station
Environmental Protection – Process Inspections for Full Fee Activities EPP83W
Environmental Protection – Process Inspections of Reduced Fee Activities and Mobile Plant
Food – Suspension and Withdrawal of Approval for Product Specific Premises
Food – Implementation of Regulation (EC) No. 853/2004 Approval of Premises for Eggs and Egg Products
Food – Detention Notices
Food – Approved Premises Remedial Action Notices FP13E
Food – Premises Interventions and Revisits (Wales)
Food – Infectious Disease Investigation Procedure for Sporadic Cases
Food – Infectious Disease and Foodborne Illness Outbreak Procedure
Food – Norovirus Outbreak Procedure
Food – Food Temperature Monitoring
Food – Premises Interventions and Revisits
Food – Registration of Food Premises
Food – Approval of Product Specific Premises
Food – Approved Premises Interventions
Food – Approved Premises Remedial Action Notices
Food – Detention Notices
Food – Suspension and Withdrawal of Approval for Product Specific Premises
Food – Detention and Seizure of Food
Food – Emergency Prohibition Notices
Food – Food Incidents: Freezer Breakdowns
Food – Improvement Notices
Food – Voluntary Closure of a Food Premises
Food – Handling and Disposal of Food Waste
Food – Food Determination of Shelf Life
Food – Assessment of Food Safety Management Systems
Food – Generic Food Safety Management Systems
Food – Illegal Slaughter
Food – Food Sampling for Examination
Food – The Inspection of Food and Feedstuffs
Food – Home Slaughter of Livestock
Food – Inland Imported Food Inspection
Food – Approval of Product Specific Premises
Food – Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Appeals
Food – Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Requests for Re-inspection and Re-visits
Food – Notification of Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Rating
Food – Food Sampling for Examination
Food – Food Sampling for Analysis
Housing – Emergency Remedial Action
Housing – Guidance Note: Housing Enforcement Options
Housing – Illegal Eviction and Harassment
Licensing – Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit: Application Process
Licensing – Premises Licence: Application Process
Licensing – Maintenance of Premises Licence Application Processes (Options for a Premises Licence Following Grant)

Reviewed National Policy and Guidance 
Public Health – Improving the Public’s Health A Resource for Local Authorities Kings Fund 2013
Food – Guidance on Sampling Food for Examination or Analysis 

Reviewed Documents
Licensing – Application for a Minor Variation to a Premises Licence or Club Premises Certificate under the Licensing Act 2003
Food – Letter to Premises Implicated in Complaint (Food Hygiene and Standards)
Food – Food Premises Inspection Report Summary (Food Hygiene)
Food – Letter to Premises Food Sample Taken (Food Hygiene and Standards)
Food – Food Premises Inspection Legal Requirements and Recommendations Letter (Food Hygiene)
Food – Food Service Plan Template
Food – Voluntary Closure Agreement for Food Business
Food – Letter Covering Hygiene Improvement Notice (England)
Food – Voluntary Closure Agreement for Food Business (Wales)
Food – Food Complaint Progress Sheet (Food Hygiene and Standards)
Food – Letter for Satisfactory Food Sample (Food Standards)
Food – Letter for Satisfactory Food Sample (Food Hygiene)
Food – Butchers Inspection Proforma
Food – Notice of temporary closure of production areas live bivalve molluscs/shellfish
Food – Notice of Withdrawal of a Detention Notice
Food – Notice of Withdrawal of a Remedial Action Notice
Food – Remedial Action Notice
Food – Certificate that food has not been produced, processed or distributed in compliance with the hygiene regulations
Food – Certificate that the health risk condition no longer exists
Food – Detention Notice
Food – Hygiene emergency prohibition notice
Food – Hygiene Improvement Notice
Food – Notice of determination that the health risk condition remains in existence
Food – Notice of intention to apply for a hygiene emergency prohibition notice