This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Hazardous Substances (Tracking) Regulations 2001.
The effect of the amendments is to—
•amend the definition of tracked substance to exclude the low hazard explosive substances listed in paragraphs (a) to (g) of Schedule 1 of the Hazardous Substances (Tracking) Regulations 2001, so that such substances are exempt from the recording system for tracked substances:
•clarify that only a tracked class 1 substance is required to be recorded throughout its lifecycle:
•exclude a person who is in charge of a vehicle, where a tracked substance has been but is no longer present, from the requirement to retain a record of that substance.