Article 51.

The operator of a classified facility or activity that has become subject to a permit through the expansion or amendment of the classification list shall notify the competent authority stated in article 15 of the existence of the operation within six months of the date after the date on which this expansion or amendment takes effect.


The 60-day period stated in article 46 shall be regarded as an indicative time limit for the projects stated in subparagraph 1.


Where applicable, operation may be continued until a definitive decision has been taken regarding the granting of the Environment Permit.