Detailed guides for businesses on specific product safety and metrology regulations from 1 January 2021.
New rules for January 2021
The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year.
This page tells you what you'll need to do from 1 January 2021. It will be updated if anything changes.
You can also read about the transition period.
These guides provide information on the product safety and metrology regulations governing these sectors, as amended by the Product Safety and Metrology etc (Amendment etc) EU Exit Regulations 2019, and by the Product Safety, Metrology and Mutual Recognition Agreements (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. They set out how the government intends product safety and metrology to apply in these sectors from 1 January 2021. Watch this space for further amendments and confirmation of when these new arrangements take effect.
General product safety law
Electrical and electronic
Metrology (weights and measures)
Personal protective equipment