WFD - River Basin Districts in the UK and  IrelandDee River Basin DistrictSouth Western River Basin DistrictEastern River Basin DistrictShannon International River Basin DistrictWestern River Basin DistrictNorth Western International River Basin DistrictSouth West River Basin DistrictSouth East River Basin DistrictThames River Basin DistrictWestern Wales River Basin DistrictAnglian River Basin DistrictHumber River Basin DistrictSolway Tweed River Basin DistrictNorthumbria River Basin DistrictNorth West River Basin DistrictSevern River Basin DistrictNorth Eastern River Basin DistrictNeagh Bann International River Basin DistrictScotland River Basin District

Click on the link below for information about the South Eastern River Basin District; river basin management strategy; how to participate; River Basin District Advisory Council; contact details; and a description of the extent of the District.


The River Basin Management Plan for the South Eastern River Basin District (2009 – 2015)

The River Basin Management Plan for the South Eastern River Basin District (2009 – 2015), incorporating amendments of the Minister for the Environment, Heritage, and Local Government, was published on 6th July 2010 and is now available on the above site.

The draft plan was published on 22 December 2008 and there were also Environmental reports and the Habitats Directive Article 6 Assessment document. Public consultation ran until 22 June 2009.

The 1st Cycle River Basin Management Plan and supporting documentation is also available on the WFD Ireland website:


Integrated Water Quality - South Eastern River Basin District 2013


For the 2nd Cycle the South Eastern RBD has been merged with the Eastern, Western, South Western and Shannon River Basin Districts to form one National River Basin District.


   - Western Wales RBD

Northern Ireland:
   - North Eastern RBD
Neagh Bann IRBD
   - North Western IRBD

Republic of Ireland:
1st Cycle River Basin Districts:

   - Western RBD
Shannon IRBD
   - Eastern RBD
South Eastern RBD
   - South Western RBD

2nd Cycle River Basin Districts:
   - National RBD
International RBDs


   - Scotland RBD
Solway Tweed XRBD

   - Northumbria XRBD
   - North West RBD
Humber RBD
   - Severn XRBD
Anglian RBD
   - Thames RBD
   - South West RBD
South East RBD

RBD - River Basin District
XRD - Cross border RBD
IRBD - International RBD



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