RA Minister of Nature Protection
In office since
30 April 2014
Ministry of Nature Protection
The Republic of Armenia Ministry of Nature Protection is a republican body of executive authority, which elaborates and implements the policies of the Republic of Armenia Government in the areas of environmental protection and sustainable use of natural resources.
First Deputy Minister:
Government Building 3, Republic Square, Yerevan
Separate Divisions and State Agencies
Head: Artashes Ziroyan
The Bio-Resource Management Agency provides services in the field of biodiversity conservation and resource management.
Head: Arsen Avagyan
The State Environmental Inspectorate carries out supervisory responsibilities for functions and application of environmental protection and natural resource use in reproduction.
Head: Yeghish Terteryan
In accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Armenia, the Atmospheric Emission and Waste Management Agency establishes waste and emission quotas for legal entities and individual entrepreneurs.
It runs the registry of waste inventory, including formation, processing and disposal sites.
The Water Resource Management Agency provides service water / surface and ground / water management, water resources management and protection of the national program, providing qualitative and quantitative monitoring demand for water resources development, water resources inventory of the state, etc.