PPC/A/1013141/CP02 - Petroineos Manufacturing Scotland Ltd: Boness Road, Grangemouth - PPC Variation Application

Closed 5 Dec 2022

Opened 7 Nov 2022

Results updated 13 Dec 2022

SEPA has issued a variation (VAR01) to Petroineos Manufacturing Scotland Limited to vary their existing permit on a site at Bo'ness Road, Grangemouth, FK3 9XH following consultation, on 12 December 2022.

The variation (VAR01) is available below.



It is part of SEPA’s remit to maintain a high-quality environment by setting permit conditions which limit the impacts associated with installations operating under Pollution Prevention and Control (PPC) Part A regulations.

Application details

We received an application from Petroineos Manufacturing Scotland Limited on 4 July 2022 for a Variation to their permit (PPC/A/1013141/CP02) at Grangemouth Refinery, Grangemouth, FK3 9XH to extend one part of the Derogation relating to Sulphur emissions, originally issued in October 2018.

A summary of their application is available below:

Why your views matter

SEPA have assessed the application and has drafted new permit conditions. These, along with the decision document, are available below:

This is your opportunity to let us know your views on the proposed conditions. The consultation will be open for 28 days from date of publication. SEPA will consider any comments received between 7 November and 5 December 2022 before issuing the final decision.

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

What happens next

SEPA will consider any comments received during the consultation period between 7 November and 5 December 2022 before issuing the final decision.  If no comments are received, SEPA will issue the final decision no later than 12 December 2022 and issued documents will be published here. 

If you have any queries, please contact registry@sepa.org.uk


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