MOWI Scotland Limited: Grey Horse Channel

Closed 7 Oct 2021

Opened 31 Aug 2021

Results updated 16 Sep 2022

SEPA granted the variation - CAR/L/1025571/VAR01 on 16 September 2021.




It is part of SEPA’s remit to protect the marine environment. We regulate finfish farms through permits that limit the pollutants discharged to the water environment and, where appropriate, the amount of water which can be abstracted.

If you have an interest in this application please tell us by completing the following questions and submitting them to us by 7 October 2021.

Application details

We received an application from MOWI Limited (CAR/L/1025571) on 18 August 2021 for a variation to an existing licence.

The application form provided by the applicant is available below.

The applicant placed an advert in the Stornoway Gazette on 9 September 2021 and the Edinburgh Gazette on 3 September 2021 . You have until 7 October 2021 to submit your objections.  

Why your views matter

This is your opportunity to let us know about any risks you believe the development will have on:

  • the water environment, including potential impacts to marine life;
  • the interests of users of the water environment, resulting from the proposed increased discharge of medicine residues.

Your comments will be published unless you ask us not to, in which case we’ll publish a note saying that we received a response but have not made it publicly available.

What happens next

SEPA did not receive any representations during the consultation period.


  • Local Authorities
  • Responsible Authorities
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  • Aquaculture
  • Public
  • Water
  • Local community


  • Water Regulation
  • Restoration
  • Fisheries
  • Protected areas
  • Water Quality
  • Flood Risk Management Planning
  • River Basin Management Planning
  • Aquaculture
  • Community feedback
  • Regulated activities