According to art. 151-154 of the Polish Water Law, which transposed art. 8 and 9 of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive, drafts of the actualisation of the initial assessment of the marine waters and actualisation of the determination of the good environmental status are under the public consultation.
Drafts of the and are under the public consultation and are available in Polish.
According to the art 148 of the Polish Water Law, the Chief Inspector for Environmental Protection cooperated in the frame of the Helsinki Convention during the revision of the initial assessment of the Polish marine waters, drowned in Helsinki on 9th April 1992, to ensure coherence the assessment methodology in the Baltic Sea region and to take into account the transboundary environmental impacts of the Baltic Sea waters. CIEP representatives and experts collaborated under the HELCOM HOLAS II project - “Second Holistic Assessment of THE Ecosystem Health Of the Baltic Sea”. The draft report was issued under the project HELCOM HOLAS II and is available at http://stateofthebalticsea.helcom.fi/
Chief Inspector for Environmental Protection works out the assessments of the marine environment. Polish Marin e Areas are assessed according to the methodology developed under marine strategy framework directive (MSFD) every year since 2011. Subject of the assessment are open sea waters, territorial as well as coastal and transitional. In 2017 was issued an assessment of the Polish marine areas for 2016 against the background of decade 2006-2015