Drafting principles on compliance assurance (inspections) 

Compliance assurance encompasses compliance promotion (helping the regulated community understand its obligations), compliance monitoring (including inspections, surveillance, etc.) and enforcement (actions taken when non-compliant activities are identified). Make it Work has developed drafting principles in order to improve the drafting of compliance assurance provisions in EU environmental law, in particular, their coherence and consistency. The drafting principles for compliance assurance can be downloaded below. See also the MiW workshop on compliance assurance, held in Lisbon, October 2014.