|Title||Unit of management and competent authorities|
Different competent authorities may be appointed by Member States for the Floods Directive as defined according to the Water Framework Directive. The Floods Directive also allows Member States to identify different units of management from the river basin districts used for the Water Framework Directive.
Member States shall:
(a) appoint competent authorities different from those identified pursuant to Article 3(2) of Directive 2000/60/EC;
(b) identify certain coastal areas or individual river basins and assign them to a unit of management different from those assigned pursuant to Article 3(1) of Directive 2000/60/EC.
In these cases, Member States shall, by 26 May 2010, communicate to the Commission the information referred to in Annex I to Directive 2000/60/EC.
|Legislative instrument title||Floods Directive|
|Reporting dates and guidelines|
|National reporting coordinators|
|National reporting contacts|
|Next report due||terminated|
|Date comments||Any changes in administrative arrangements need to be communicated to the Commission within three months of the change coming into effect.|
|Report to||European Commission, Directorate General Environment|
|Other clients using this reporting|
|Reporting guidelines||Floods Directive reporting resources|
Floods Directive reporting resources at ETC/ICM web site contains support files for reporting including help documents and schemas (CA_UoM).
Two reporting sheets (30/11/2009):
-Reporting sheet for Competent Authorities,
-Reporting sheet for Units of Management
are available at Flood Risk Management WFD CIRCA library http://circa.europa.eu/Public/irc/env/wfd/library?...
|Data used for|
|Type of information reported||Data, Administrative, Compliance, Spatial, Text report|