16 decrees on administrative fine of 1.16 million AMD are as a result of inspections implemented by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection within the period of 13-20.02.2015; 286.71 thousand AMD was estimated as environmental damage.
Particularly a decision of 50.0 thousand AMD was made as an administrative fine for the violation of norms on flora revealed during the inspection procedures implemented by Vayoc Dzor Regional Division of the State Environmental Inspectorate and 10.5 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
It was decided to charge an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD for the 2 similar cases by Lori Regional Division and 198.21 thousand AMD was calculated as damage caused to the nature. Additionally, Syunik Regional Division conducted a case and made a decision of an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD.
During the visits of employees of Gegharkunik Regional Division illegal crayfish hunt was revealed and it was decided to charge an individual an administrative fine of 50.000AMD. 6.0 kg seized live crayfish was released back to Lake Sevan. 10kg sig /55/ fish without owner was confiscated which was handed to “Gavar orphanage” SNCO according to the defined law. Furthermore, Yerevan Regional Division implemented inspections and confiscated 46sig fish which was handed to Yerevan educational center for auditory impaired children.
An administrative fine of 210.0thousand AMD was made by Aragacotn Regional Division for 3 individuals having done illegal hunting. During the visits of employees of Shirak Regional Division illegal fishing was revealed and it was decided to charge an individual an administrative fine of 50.000AMD. A net of 10m was confiscated. An administrative fine of 50.0thousand AMD was made by Ararat Regional Division for illegal fishing.3.0 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Gegharkunik Regional Unit decided to charge a businessman 100.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine for the violation of norms on environmental impact expertise. Gegharkunik Regional Unit decided to charge a businessman 50.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine for not submitting environmental and environmental usage payment reports within the defined deadlines. Syunik Regional Division detected a violation of norms and decided to charge 100.0thousand AMD.
2 decisions of 200.0 thousand AMD as an administrative fine was made for 2 individuals’ illegal transfer of timbers revealed during the inspection procedures conducted by Gegharkunik Regional Division and 75.0thousand AMD was calculated as damage caused to the nature.
Tavoush Regional division conducted 2 cases and made a decision of 200.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine.
In general due to the sanctions imposed by the RA Ministry of Nature Protection there is 3.78 million AMD has entered the state budget.
Mining Inspection Body
Tel: (+374 15) 48 48 48
of the Ministry
Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).