Saudi National Law & Regulations Regarding Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
June 19, 2017
In Saudi Arabia, the comprehensive Environmental Law was launched in 2002. It indicated literally in Article 5 that environmental impact assessment (EIA) study needs to be submitted for any project that may cause an effect on the surrounding environment in order to getting the official permission.
Therefore, in Saudi Arabia, All industrial projects and most of the infrastructure projects need environmental impact assessment reports by law.