RA Ministry of Nature Protection regularly receives calls and the media circulated publications thus urging that during their frequent visits paid to Shaki waterfall, they witness poor state of the latter. The Ministry, attributing importance to conservation priorities of the natural monument, as well as ecotourism advance, organized negotiations and discussions with the officers of “Hakobjanyan and Galstyan HPP” LLC, the State Tourism Committee of Ministry of Economic Development and Investments of RA alongside nature protection experts. Due to the discussion, there was decided to reconsider the water permit issued to ''Hakobjanyan and Galstyan HPP'' LLC. It was defined a developed water abstraction regime envisaged for the exploitation of ''Shaki'' SHPP by the new water permission, according to which the company may conduct total water abstraction ruling out the periods of March 15 until April 30, 11:00-17:00, May 1- September 30, 11:00-19:00, October 1-November 15, 11:00-17:00.
Mining Inspection Body
Tel:(+374 10) 55 20 62
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).