The authorities are obliged to conduct environmental inspections according to the legislation and rules defined in the Industrial Emissions Directive, the Danish Environmental Protection Act and the Danish Livestock Farming Act.
National rules on environmental inspection determines the frequencies of inspections depending on the category of industrial company and livestock farm, i.e. those causing most pollution are investigated more often.
Fee for inspection
Authorities conducting the inspections charge fees from certain companies, livestock farms, facilities and others.