Environmental Protection Act

Updated: 07.02.2019

Name (orig)

Zakon o zaštiti okoliša

Name (English)

Environmental Protection Act (Official Gazette, no. 80/13, 78/15)

Full name

Zakon o zaštiti okoliša (Narodne Novine, br. 80/13, 78/15)

Entry into force


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This Act sets out principles for environmental protection policy and for administrative procedures and inspections used for the purpose of environmental protection.

Relevance for renewable energy

The Act obliges the state to promote RES and give financial incentives to RES projects.


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