Notice

Transporting class 2 gases in US Department of Transportation cylinders, May 2016

A temporary exemption to regulations on transporting different class 2 gases in US Department of Transportation cylinders (ADR M299) valid until 1 June 2019.

Documents

Multilateral agreement M299

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Details

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

This exemption relates to the transportation of different class 2 gases in US Department of Transportation pressure receptacles.

It came into effect on 24 May 2016 and is valid until 1 June 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 6 June 2016