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Environment Food and Rural Affairs

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  • Animal Welfare

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the Animal Welfare Act 2006 in dealing with cases of cruelty to or...

  • Animal Welfare

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if his Department will make an assessment of the effect the economic downturn has had on animal charities and sanctuaries.

  • Animal Welfare

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) what information his Department holds on the number and type of animal sanctuaries in England; (2) what definition of...

  • Biodiversity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) how much his Department spent on biodiversity conservation in (a) England and (b) UK Overseas Territories in 2012-13;...

  • Biofuels

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many microgrammes of small particulates (PM2.5) per cubic metre of air he expects emissions from biomass combustion to...

  • Birds of Prey

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 1 July 2013, Official Report, columns 445-6W, on birds of prey, (1) in which (a) regions and (b)...

  • British Overseas Territories

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps his Department is taking to ensure that all Overseas Territories entrench the Convention on the Conservation of...

  • British Overseas Territories

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps his Department takes if a UK Overseas Territory is in contravention of the Convention on the Conservation of...

  • Devolution

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will place in the Library any concordats which his Department or the public bodies for which he is responsible have...

  • Flood Control

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much funding his Department has allocated for flood defences in each of the next four years.

  • Food: Waste

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps the Government is taking to encourage households to reduce food waste.

  • Grant Thornton

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much his Department has spent on contracts with Grant Thornton in each year since 2008.

  • Hydroelectric Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for what reason the Environment Agency is continuing to pass applications for small-scale hydro schemes while it is still in...

  • Recycling: Plastics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps his Department is taking to boost the recycling of (a) plastic films and (b) black plastics.

  • Recycling: Plastics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what progress his Department is making in its efforts to meet plastics recycling targets.

  • Recycling: Plastics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when his Department will next review PRN/PERN policy.

  • Recycling: Plastics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps the Government is taking to increase public awareness of plastics recycling in the UK.

  • Recycling: Plastics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what assessment he has made of the effect of the export of plastics recyclate from the UK on the domestic plastics recycling...

  • Rural Areas: Affordable Housing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent discussions he has had with ministerial colleagues in the Department for Communities and Local Government on the...

  • Water Companies: Corporation Tax

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if he will have discussions with OFWAT about requiring water and sewerage companies to disclose their level of corporation...

  • Written Questions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) how many answers by his Department to Parliamentary Questions involving tables of statistics fewer than four pages in...