Legislation Tracker

Forthcoming Legislation

Building (Amendment) Regulations 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1230

Effective: 21 December 2018

These regulations amend the Building Regulations 2010 (as already amended) to respond to a Government consultation on banning the use of combustible materials in the external walls of high-rise residential buildings.

Sustainable Drainage (Application for Approval Fees) (Wales) Regulations 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1075

Effective: 7 January 2019

These regulations make provision for an approving body to charge fees in relation to applications for approval of sustainable drainage systems in Wales.

Sustainable Drainage (Approval and Adoption Procedure) (Wales) Regulations 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1077

Effective: 7 January 2019

These regulations concern approval of sustainable drainage systems and adoption of such drainage systems in Wales.

Sustainable Drainage (Approval and Adoption) (Wales) Order 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1074

Effective: 7 January 2019

This Order makes provision in relation to the requirement for approval of, and requests for adoption of, sustainable drainage systems in Wales.

Planning (Environmental Assessments and Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2018

Reference: SR 2018/1235

Effective: 29 March 2019

These regulations aim to ensure that, following Brexit, legislation concerning various aspects of planning in Northern Ireland continue to operate effectively.

Planning (Hazardous Substances and Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1234

Effective: 29 March 2019

These regulations aim to ensure that, following Brexit, legislation in the field of town and country planning and infrastructure planning continues to operate effectively.

Environmental Assessments and Miscellaneous Planning (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Reference: SI 2018/1232

Effective: 31 December 2018 and 29 March 2019

These regulations aim to ensure that, following Brexit, certain legislation in the field of town and country planning and infrastructure planning continues to operate effectively.

Sustainable Drainage (Enforcement) (Wales) Order 2018

Reference: 2018/1182

Effective: 7 January 2019

This Order provides for the enforcement of breach of the approval required under the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 in relation to drainage systems for construction work.

Directive 2017/2398 on the protection of workers from exposure to carcinogens or mutagens

Reference: 2017/2398

Effective: 17 January 2020

An EU directive has been published amending Directive 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens.

Energy performance of buildings

Reference: 2018/844

Effective: 10 March 2020

An EU directive has been published amending earlier legislation on the energy performance of buildings and energy efficiency.