London Mayor calls for Construction Worker Temporary Visa scheme

21 January 2022

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has called on the Government to create a temporary visa scheme for construction workers to alleviate what he described as the debilitating double impact of Brexit and the pandemic on the building industry.

Free bus travel for under-22s in Scotland

20 January 2022

With a focus on children and young people who need to make essential journeys, applications are now open for all five to 21 year-olds living in Scotland to access free bus travel.

Reminder UK CA marking

19 January 2022

From 1 January 2023 UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking must be used, the UKCA mark by means of a label, or similar, to the product, packaging, or documents, as required.

Restriction list amended

19 January 2022

Regulation 2021/2204 was published on 13 December 2021 amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), as regards carcinogenic, mutagenic or reproductive toxicant (CMR) substances.