Slovak Environmental Agency, being a specialised organisation established by Ministry of Environment of Slovak Republic acts, on the basis of the statute of the SEA within the IPPC, on following activities: 1. providing professional consulting for state administration, offering information to public, 2. building and operation of Information System of IPPC, 3. providing reporting obligation to the EC about the IPPC process, 4. providing training and education activities for staff in the IPPC process within envirornment department. To fulfill obligations mentioned above, IPPC Unit within SEA was established in 2003. IPPC Unit fulfills his function as being authorized body for consultancy providing to IPPC operators, as for application for permit preparation. The Unit provides organisation and lecturers for education activities for state and public administration, local authorities, public and IPPC operators, it also provides building of information system on IPPC. The other activities of department are focused on information to public as for IPPC and fulfilling of reporting obligations to EC and European communities.