April 7, 2023

As part of the service AvISO Consultancy offer, we provide our clients with quarterly updates on any changes to legal compliance. By doing this, we keep our clients up to date with any changes in their legal compliance obligations.

The main legal texts published between the 01 April 2023 and 30 June 2023 are listed below, separated by main area of work: Quality, Environment and Health & Safety. 

 The legal texts identified in this Newsletter do not represent all the legislation published in relation to these 3 topics. AvISO Consultancy selects the legislation which it believes will apply to the Companies with which it works.  In addition, AvISO Consultancy does not take responsibility for the accuracy of any information provided and would recommend that you take appropriate legal advice in relation to any new legislation which might apply to your business, as appropriate.   

Highlight of the Quarter

The legislative activity focused very much on both environmental and health and safety changes, with many changes coming from technical amendments to current legislation.    


The Environment Act 2021 (Commencement No. 6) Regulations 2023

The Electricity Supplier Obligations (Green Excluded Electricity) (Amendment) Regulations 2023

The Ozone-Depleting Substances (Grant of Halon Derogations) Regulations 2023

The Official Controls (Extension of Transitional Periods) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2022

The Carbon Accounting (Determination of Excess UK Assigned Amount Units) Regulations 2023

The Heat Networks (Scotland) Act 2021 (Commencement No. 3) Regulations 2023

The Plant Health and Phytosanitary Conditions (Oak Processionary Moth and Plant Pests) (Amendment) Regulations 2023

Policy Paper – Mandatory Digital Waste Tracking

Health and Safety

The Building Safety (Registration of Higher-Risk Buildings and Review of Decisions) (England) Regulations 2023

The Gas Safety (Management) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2023

The Control of Explosives Precursors and Poisons Regulations 2023

The Building Safety (Leaseholder Protections) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2023

The Higher-Risk Buildings (Descriptions and Supplementary Provisions) Regulations 2023

The Safety of Sports Grounds (Designation) (Amendment) (England) Order 2023

The Road Vehicles and Non-Road Mobile Machinery (Type-Approval) (Amendment and Transitional Provisions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2022

The Building (Public Bodies and Higher-Risk Building Work) (England) Regulations 2023

The Health and Safety and Nuclear (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations 2023


No relevant changes noted.

Information Security

No relevant changes noted.

Our next update for Q3 2023 will be published at the start of October 2023.

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