13:42 / 05.12.2020
Uzbekistan increases fines for dumping waste in inappropriate places

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has signed the Law “On amendments and additions to some legislative acts of Uzbekistan”.

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The law amends and supplements a number of codes, laws and government resolutions.

In particular, the penalties for the disposal of domestic and construction waste in inappropriate places have been tightened:

• for citizens – from five to ten BCAs (from 223,000 to 669,000 soums);
• for officials – from twenty to thirty basic BCAs (from 2,230,000 to 4,460,000 soums).

Previously, this amount was from 111,500 to 669,000 soums for citizens and from 669,000 to 1,115,000 soums for officials.