Transporting armed forces' explosives and items to be destroyed

A temporary exemption valid until 1 August 2018 concerning the transportation of armed forces' explosive substances and items which are going to be destroyed (ADR M266).


Multilateral agreement M266

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This multilateral agreement (MA), signed by the UK, gives a temporary exemption to certain parts of the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR).

This exemption relates to the carriage of armed forces’ explosive substances and articles which are set to be destroyed.

It is valid until 1 August 2018 unless otherwise revoked.

Anyone carrying dangerous goods in line with an MA must have a copy of it on their vehicle.

See other temporary exemptions.

Published 18 December 2013