The Noise from Audible Intruder Alarms (Wales) (Revocation) and Control of Noise (Codes of Practice for Construction and Open Sites) (Wales) Order 2017. Comes into force 24th February.
This order approves the British Standards Institution code of practice for noise and vibration control on construction and open sites numbered BS 5228 The order also revokes The Control of Noise (Codes of Practice for Construction and Open Sites) (Wales) Order 2002 (WSI 2002/1795) and The Control of Noise (Code of Practice on Noise from Audible Intruder Alarms) Order 1981 (WSI 1981/1829).
The Scottish Landfill Tax (Standard Rate and Lower Rate) Order 2017. Comes into force 1st April. The standard rate of landfill tax in Scotland is set at £86.10 and the lower rate is £2.70. Section 13 of Landfill Tax (Scotland) Act 2014.
The Water Act 2014 (Commencement No. 8 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2017. Comes into force 6th March. Brings into force (a) section 32 (interim duty: sewerage services), (b) section 56 (further amendments) and (c) paragraph 64 of Schedule 7.