PPC/A/1013141 - Petroineos Manufacturing Scotland Limited: Bo'ness Road, Grangemouth - PPC SEPA Initiated Variation

Closed 17 Jul 2023

Opened 19 Jun 2023

Results updated 19 Jul 2023

SEPA has issued a Variation Notice to Petroineos Grangemouth Limited following SEPA's decision to vary the existing permit on a site at Bo'ness Road, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire, FK3 9XH following consultation, on 19 July 2023. The Variation Notice 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.

Variation details

SEPA proposes to vary the existing permit of Petroineos Manufacturing Scotland Limited PPC/A/1013141/CON01 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 the proposed changes is available below:

Why your views matter

SEPA 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 19 June and 17 July 2023 before issuing the final decision.

Your comments will be published to our public register 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 19 June and 17 July 2023 before issuing the final decision.  If no comments are received, SEPA will issue the final decision no later than 24 July 2023 and issued documents will be published here. 

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


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