11. List of Abbreviations

ABP Associated British Ports

ANPA Association of National Park Authorities

AONB Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

AQMA Air Quality Management Area

ASA Archeologically Sensitive Areas

BID Business Improvement District

BPEO Best Practical Environmental Option

C&D Construction and Demolition

C&CS City and County of Swansea

CCW Countryside Council for Wales

CHP Combined Heat and Power

CPO Compulsory Purchase Order

CPRW Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales

CROW Countryside and Rights of Way

DEFRA Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

DETR Department of the Environment Transport and the Regions

DfT Department for Transport

EA Environment Agency

EIA Environmental Impact Assessment

EMF Electro Magnetic Field

EPA Environmental Protection Act

ES Environmental Statement

EU European Union

FCA Flood Consequences Assessment

FRA Flood Risk Assessment

FSBPDS Felindre Strategic Business Park Development Strategy

GA General Aviation

GGAT Glamorgan Gwent Archaeological Trust

GPDO General Permitted Development Order

HMO Houses in Multiple Occupation

HSE Health and Safety Executive

HSOP Housing Strategy and Operational Plan

ICNIRP International Commission on Non-Ionising Radiation Protection

ICOMOS UK International Council on Monuments and Sites – United Kingdom

IHLPS Interim Housing Land Policy Statement

JHLAS Joint Housing Land Availability Study

JRI Joint Regeneration Initiative

LBAP Local Biodiversity Action Plan

LNR Local Nature Reserve

LPA Local Planning Authority

LSA Language Sensitive Area

LTP Local Transport Plan

MAFF Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

MBT Mechanical Biological Treatment

MPA Mineral Planning Authority

MPG Minerals Policy Guidance

MPNO Mobile Phone Network Operators

MPPW Minerals Planning Policy Wales

MTAN Minerals Technical Advice Note

MW Mega Watt

MWS Municipal Waste Strategy

NAAONB National Association of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty

NNR National Nature Reserve

ODPM Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

OPSI Office of Public Sector Information

PIMS Pre- Inquiry Modifications

PPG Planning Policy Guidance

PPW Planning Policy Wales

PROW Public Right Of Way

PSEW Property Strategy for Employment in Wales

RIG Regionally Important Geological/Geomorphological Site

ROWIP Rights of Way Improvement Plan

RTP Regional Transport Plan

RWP Regional Waste Plan

SA Sustainability Appraisal

SAC Special Area of Conservation

SEA Strategic Environmental Assessment

SCCSF Swansea City Centre Strategic Framework

SINC Site of Interest for Nature Conservation

SMR Sites and Monuments Record

SPA Special Protection Area

SPG Supplementary Planning Guidance

SPZ Simplified Planning Zone

SSA Strategic Search Area

SSSI Site of Special Scientific Interest

SWRAWP South Wales Regional Aggregates Working Party

SWWITCH South West Wales Integrated Transport Consortium

SUDS Sustainable Drainage Systems

TAN Technical Advice Note

TA Transport Assessment

TPO Tree Preservation Order

TWh Terrawatt Hour

UDP Unitary Development Plan

WAG Welsh Assembly Government

WDA Welsh Development Agency

WO Welsh Office

WSP Wales Spatial Plan

YIM Yorkshire Imperial Metals

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