consultations

14th August 2018

Consultation on technical changes to the Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations

The Department of Transport is consulting on reference amendments to the Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009 (SI 2009/1348), as a result of the UK leaving the EU. Consultation closes 6th September. The amendments proposed are technical in nature and will not change the dangerous goods regulatory framework for use within the UK. https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/carriage-of-dangerous-goods-and-use-of-transportable-pressure-equipment-reference-changes

26th July 2018

Consultation on non-exhaust emissions from road transport

DEFRA is consulting on ways to reduce non-exhaust transport emissions, specifically particulate matter emissions from brakes, tyres and road surface wear. Consultation closes 28th September.  https://consult.defra.gov.uk/airquality/brake-tyre-and-road-surface-wear/

9th July 2018

Consultation on regulations for a new domestic nuclear safeguards regime,

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy is consulting on the proposed regulations for a new domestic nuclear safeguards regime, following the UK’s withdrawal from Euratom. Consultation closes 14th September.  Following withdrawal from the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom), the UK will be introducing new Nuclear Safeguards Regulations. This consultation seeks views on the operability and effectiveness of these draft Nuclear Safeguards Regulations.  https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/nuclear-safeguards-regulations