Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

12 Reduced separation distances for containers of class 2.1.1, 2.1.2, or 3.1 hazardous substances or variation of other matters

(1)

This clause applies to any reduction of prescribed separation distances or variation of other matters, in respect of a hazardous substance under Part 2 or 3 of Schedule 10 of the 2004 Transfer Notice, determined by the EPA under clause 33 of Schedule 10 of the transfer notice and in force immediately before the commencement date.

(2)

The reduced separation distances or variation of any other matters continues in force on and after the commencement date for the balance of the period (if any) for which the reduction or variation was determined.

(3)

While the reduced distances or variation of any other matter continue in force, the provisions of Part 11 of these regulations apply subject to that reduction or variation.

(4)

In this regulation, prescribed separation distances means separation distances imposed as controls for containers that contain class 2.1.1, 2.1.2, or 3.1 hazardous substances under Part 2 or 3 of Schedule 10 of the 2004 Transfer Notice.