Dáil Éireann - Volume 618 - 03 May, 2006
Written Answers. - Noise Regulations.
Mr. Gregory Mr. Gregory
 Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if the new Environmental Noise Regulations 2006 apply to new roads only; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16489/06]
Mr. Roche Mr. Roche
Mr. Roche:The Environmental Noise Regulations 2006 transpose EU Directive 2002/49/EC relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise. The Regulations apply to all major roads which have more than three million vehicle passages per year.
Dáil Éireann 618 Written Answers. Noise Regulations.