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RIAMS Updates November 2014

November 26, 2014
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There have been 89 reviews and updates to RIAMS content including a new fly-posting prodecure, lots of updates in line with the new Anti-social Behaviour legislation and a batch of new national policy and guidance documents on flooding in the Public Health knowledge area. There are also 13 new formatted notices relating to housing. 

New Procedures:
Environmental Crime: Fly-Posting

Reviewed Procedures
Enforcement: Fixed Penalty Notices
Enforcement: Community Protection Notice
Enforcement: Fixed Penalty Notices
Enforcement: Community Protection Notice
Environmental Crime: High Hedges Procedure
Environmental Crime: Waste Carrier and Transfer Note Enforcement 
Environmental Protection: Noise from Intruder and Smoke Alarms
Environmental Protection: Investigation of Noise Complaints from Wind Energy Developments
Food: Voluntary Closure of a Food Premises
Housing: Survey of Residential Dwellings
Housing: Emergency Prohibition Order
Housing: Prohibition Order
Housing: Fees and Charges
Housing: Defective Water Closets and Sanitary Accommodation in Dwellings
Housing: Dealing With Unauthorised Encampments
Housing: Property Chamber (First Tier Tribunal) Applications and Appeals Procedure
Housing: Residential Property Tribunals Applications and Appeals Procedure
Licensing: Processing Premises Licence Reviews and Closures (Licensing Officers)
Licensing: Processing Premises Licence Reviews and Closures (Licensing Officers)
Licensing: Licensing of Dog Breeding Establishments (Wales)
Licensing: Performing Animals Registration
Licensing: Licensing Riding Establishments
Licensing: Licensing of Animal Boarding Establishments
Public Health: Any Accumulation or Deposit that is Prejudicial to Health or a Nuisance
Public Health: Options for Dealing with Waste Deposited on Land
Public Health: Any Accumulation or Deposit that is Prejudicial to Health or a Nuisance

Reviewed Documents
Housing: HS81E HMO Licence Renewal Application Form

New Documents
Licensing: Licence to Keep a Riding Establishment
Licensing: Provisional Licence to Keep a Riding Establishment
Licensing: Refusal Letter to Keep a Riding Establishment

New Guidance Notes
Housing: Guidance Note The Housing (Wales) Act 2014

Reviewed Guidance
Environmental Protection: Background Noise Monitoring for New Wind Energy Developments

New NPGs
Enforcement: Guidance on the Use of Community Protection Notices Professional Practice Note CIEH
Enforcement: Guidance on the Use of Community Protection Notices Professional Practice Note CIEH
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 1 – Data Collection September 2014
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 2 – Data Processing & Derivation of ETSU-R-97 Background Curves September 2014
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 4 – Wind Shear July 2014
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 5 – Post Completion Measurements July 2014
Environmental Protection: Development of Land Affected by Contamination: A Guide for Developers WLGA EA 2012
Food: Foodborne Illness at the Fat Duck Restaurant HPA 2009
Food: Ebola Virus Disease: Clinical Management and Guidance PHE
Food: Environmental Cleaning Guidance for Potential Ebola Contamination PHE
Housing: Guidance on Housing Act 2004 Cases T543 HM Courts and Tribunal Service
Housing: Residential Property Tribunal (Wales)
Housing: Residential Property Tribunals Wales Housing, Health and Safety Rating System Guidance Booklet Residential Property Tribunal Service
Housing: Residential Property Tribunals Wales Licensing of HMOs and Selective Licensing Guidance Booklet Residential Property Tribunal Service
Housing: Residential Property Tribunal Wales Empty Dwelling Management Orders Guidance Booklet Residential Property Tribunal Service
Housing: Residential Property Tribunals Wales Interim and Final Management Orders Guidance Booklet Residential Property Tribunal Service
Licensing: Mobile Homes Know Your Rights WG 2014
Licensing: Mobile Homes (Wales) Act 2013 Explanatory Memorandum
Public Health: Flooding: Food Safety Advice FSA
Public Health: Flood: Cleaning Up and Food Hygiene – NHS Choices
Public Health: Prepare For A Flood and Get Help During and After – HM Government
Public Health: The Recent Storms and Floods in the UK – Met Office Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Public Health: Floods in the WHO European Region Health Effects and Their Prevention – WHO
Public Health: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability – IPPC
Public Health: Health Advice: General Information About Mental Health Following Floods – Public Health England
Public Health: Flooding and Mental Health: Essential Information for Front Line Responders – Public Health England
Public Health: Guidance on Recovery from Flooding Essential Information for Frontline Responders – Public Health England
Public Health: Floods: How to Clean Up Your Home Safely – Public Health England
Public Health: Flooding: Advice for the Public – Public Health England / Environment Agency
Public Health: Health Effects of Climate Change in the UK 2012 – Health Protection Agency
Public Health: Floods, Health and Climate Change: A Strategic Review – Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Public Health: Guidance and Standards for Drying Flood Damaged Buildings: Signposting Current Guidance – Department for Communities and Local Government (2010)
Public Health: Health Impacts From Extreme Events Water Shortages – DWI (2012)
Public Health: Dealing with the Deluge – How Councils Supported Their Communities During the 2012 Floods – LGA (2013)

Updated NPGs
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 3 – Sound Power Level Data July 2014
Environmental Protection: A Good Practice Guide to the Application of ETSU-R-97 for the Assessment and Rating of Wind Turbine Noise IOA Supplementary Guidance Note 6 – Noise Propagation Over Water For On-Shore Wind Turbines July 2014
Housing: Guidance on Managing Unauthorised Camping ODPM 2013 WG
Licensing: Revised Guidance Issued under Section 182 of the Licensing Act 2003 Home Office

New Notices
Health and Safety: Taking Possession and Detaining Section 20(2)(i)
Health and Safety: Leave Premises Undisturbed Section 20(2)(e)
Health and Safety: Taking Possession and Detaining Section 20(2)(i)
Health and Safety: Leave Premises Undisturbed Section 20(2)(e) 

New Formatted Notices
Housing: HMO Licence Proposed Revocation
Housing: HMO Licence Proposed Variation
Housing: HMO Licence Proposed Revocation
Housing: HMO Licence Proposed Variation
Housing: HMO Overcrowding
Housing: HMO Overcrowding Intention to Serve Notice
Housing: Interim Management Order Notice to Occupiers
Housing: Interim Management Order Notification Other Parties
Housing: Decision not to Serve a Temporary Exemption Notice
Housing: Proposed Refusal to Revoke a Management Order
Housing: Proposed Refusal to Vary a Management Order
Housing: Proposal to Make a Final Management Order
Housing: Proposal to Make a Modified Final Management Order

Reviewed Notices
Licensing: Temporary Event Notice Form