15th March 2021

Republic of Ireland RI 2021/96

RI 2021/96   European Union (Ecodesign Requirements for Certain Energy-related Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2021.  Regulation published 5th March.  These Regulations amend the EU (Ecodesign Requirements for Certain Energy-related Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 454 of 2013). The Schedule expands the list of products and introduces the associated EU measures and allows for their enforcement. It revokes a number of existing EU measures and amends others. The Regulations oblige manufacturers, their authorised representatives or, in their absence, an importer of a product listed in the Schedule, not to place the said product on the market or put it into service if it does not conform to the applicable EU measure.

5th March 2021

SI 2021/235

SI 2021/235. The Electricity Supplier Payments (Amendment) Regulations 2021.  Comes into force 1st April. Makes minor amendments to Regulation 23 of the Contracts for Difference (Electricity Supplier Obligations) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/2014) and Regulation 9 of Electricity Capacity (Supplier Payment etc.) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/3354

18th February 2021

EU 2021/155

EU 2021/155. Commission Regulation (EU) 2021/155 concerning maximum residue levels of pesticides in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin.  Comes into force 2nd September.  This Regulation amends Annexes II, III and V to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 with regard to maximum residue levels for carbon tetrachloride, chlorothalonil, chlorpropham, dimethoate, ethoprophos, fenamidone, methiocarb, omethoate, propiconazole and pymetrozine in or on certain products.