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GUATEMALA - REGULARIZATION PERIOD. ENVIRONMENTAL LICENSE

May/2022

We remind you that in accordance with Governmental Agreement 137-2016 “Environmental Assessment, Control and Monitoring Regulations” of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, any project, construction, industry or activity regardless of its object must comply with an Environmental License. The deadline for obtaining it is December 16 of this year.

Failure to comply with this provision will be punishable by a fine between Q.5,000.00 to Q.100,000.00 in accordance with Decree 68-86 Law on Protection and Improvement of the Environment.

In Arias, we can advise you to obtain the environmental license and be in compliance with the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.

 

Liz Gordillo
Partner

liz.gordillo@ariaslaw.com

 

Carlos Flores Presa
Associate

carlos.flores@ariaslaw.com


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