16 decrees on administrative fine of 1.53 million AMD are as a result of inspection procedures implemented by the RA Ministry of Nature Protection within the period of 10-14.11. 2014 and the State Administration of Nature Protection; 34.0 million AMD was estimated as environmental damage.
Particularly, due to the inspections conducted by Tavoush Regional Division a decision of 200.0 thousand AMD as an administrative fine for individuals having done illegal tree cutting revealed during the inspection procedures of 4 cases.
During the observation carried out by Yerevan Regional Division an entrepreneur was decided to be charged 100.0 thousand AMD for the violations of atmospheric norms and 40.44 thousand AMD were calculated as environmental damage.
Due to the inspections of Aragacotn Regional Division at an entrepreneur violation of norms on water preservation was detected and it was decided to charge an administrative fine of 300.0 thousand AMD and 33.96 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Gegharkunik Regional Division implemented observations at an entrepreneur and assigned mandatory implementation reference to eliminate the revealed similar violations, whereas, 300.0 thousand AMD as an administrative fine was decided to charge by the Division while conducting a case. Syunik Regional Division implemented observations at 3 entrepreneurs and assigned mandatory implementation 3 references to eliminate the revealed violations.
Due to an inspection conducted by Tavoush Regional Division, 3 cases of illegal transfer of timbers were detected by the employees and it was decided to charge the individuals an administrative fine of 300.0 thousand AMD.
During the joint visits of employees of Gegharkunik Regional Division and the RA Police Chambarakand Gavar Units illegal crayfish hunt has been revealed and it has been decided to charge 2 individuals an administrative fine of 100.000AMD. 16.4 kg seized live crayfish was released back to Lake Sevan. 160 karas fish /30.5kg/ without owner was revealed and confiscated which was handed to “Gavar orphanage” SNCO according to the defined law.
Yerevan Regional Unit decided to charge 3 businessmen 150.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine for not submitting environmental and environmental usage payment reports within the defined deadlines. Shirak Regional Division decided to charge an administrative fine of 80.0 thousand AMD.
In general due to the sanctions imposed by the RA Ministry of Nature Protection there is 1.3 million AMD has entered the state budget.
Mining Inspection Body
Tel: (+374 15) 48 48 48
of the Ministry
Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).