Legislation

6th March 2019

SI 2019/421

SI 2019/421. The Alternative Fuel Labelling and Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2019. Regulations come into force over the period 22nd March to 1st September. Parts 1 to 3 of this instrument implement requirements of EU Directive 2014/94/EU on the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure on the standardisation of labelling of types of motor vehicle fuel.  Part 2 requires fuel retailers to label refuelling points in order to provide clear information to users about the alternative fuel they dispense.  Part 4 amends the Motor Fuel (Road Vehicle and Mobile Machinery) Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Regulations 2012 (S.I 2012/3030). The amendment allows certain energy suppliers to claim GHG credits arising out of reductions in upstream emissions generated in 2019.

21st February 2019

SI 2019/311

SI 2019/311. The Merchant Shipping and Other Transport (Environmental Protection) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. Makes amendments to the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) Regulations 2008.

20th February 2019

SI 2019/277

SI 2019/277. The Ship Recycling (Facilities and Requirements for Hazardous Materials on Ships) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day.  Amends:

Waste Management Licensing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 Ship Recycling Facilities Regulations 2015 Ship Recycling Facilities Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 Ship Recycling (Requirements in relation to Hazardous Materials on Ships) (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2018.