Improving transparency, efficiency and accountability are key components of the reform taking place within MEPA. A binding factor that helps improves all these three components is the effective regulatory tool of Public Consultation. A pioneer in this field, the Authority from its origin in 1992, heralded in the concept and practice of public consultation into the Island. Given the delicate responsibilities that fall under MEPA’s remit, the Authority is conscious that informing and involving the public and all interested parties in policy making and decision taking is crucial to the holistic improvement of our Islands environment.
Active online public consultation initiatives: