Guidance

Advice to the public on the Control of Poisons and Explosives Precursors Regulations 2015

Provides facts on applying for a licence, covering such issues as eligibility, processing times, and the relevant legislation and concentration thresholds.

Documents

Frequently asked questions: The Poison Act 1972 and the Control of Poisons and Explosives Precursors Regulations 2015

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Details

Brings together information and common queries relating to the law controlling acqusition, possession and use of certain chemicals by members of the public following recent changes to the Poisons Act 1972.

Published 5 August 2014
Last updated 3 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated FAQs following recent changes to the Poisons Act 1972.
  2. Updated guidance published.
  3. Updated document
  4. First published.