Transporting fireworks

A temporary exemption to dangerous goods regulations about transporting certain fireworks (multilateral agreement M279) which is valid until 9 August 2019.


Multilateral agreement M279

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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 requirements for transporting UN 0335 and UN 0336 fireworks.

It is valid until 9 August 2019 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 24 July 2014