Legal Compliance Update Q2 2022

June 29, 2022

As part of the service AvISO Consultancy offer, we provide our clients with quarterly updates of 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 1st April and the 30th June 2022 are listed below, separated by the main area of work: QualityEnvironmentHealth & Safety, and Information Security.

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

Here is a brief look at some of the changes to legal compliance from quarter two of 2022.


No relevant changes noted.


Planning and Development (Large Scale Residential Developments) Act 2021

The Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

The Carbon Accounting (Provision for 2020) Regulations 2022

The Financial Assistance for Environmental Purposes (Scotland) Order 2022

The Plastic Packaging Tax(Descriptions of Products) Regulations 2021

The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations2021

The Environment Act 2021(Commencement No. 2 and Savings Provision) Regulations 2022

Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015(Greenhouse Gas Emissions) Regulations 2021

Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021

The Road Vehicle Carbon Dioxide Emission Performance Standards (Cars and Vans) (Miscellaneous Amendments)Regulations 2021

Planning and Development Act (Exempted Development) Regulations 2022

The Animal Health, Plant Health, Seeds and Seed Potatoes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021

The Energy Performance of Buildings (England and Wales)(Amendment) Regulations 2022

The Emissions Performance Standard(Amendment) Regulations 2022

The Environment Act 2021(Commencement No. 3) Regulations 2022


Safety, Health and Welfare at Work(Chemical Agents) (Amendment) Regulations 2021

Building Safety Act 2022


No relevant changes noted.

Our next update for Q3 2022 will be coming out at the beginning of September 2022 please keep an eye out for our next blog with more details on this.

If you feel any of the above amendments affect your business and would like a no obligation chat, please contact us.

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