HC Deb 26 February 1990 vol 168 c53W
Mr. Michael Morris

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what controls there are on the transportation of dangerous liquid on the public highway.

Mr. Atkins

The carriage of dangerous liquids by road is subject to the following regulations:

  • The Dangerous Substances (Conveyance by Road in Road Tankers and Tank Containers) Regulations 1981;
  • The Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Substances Regulations 1984, as amended;
  • The Road Traffic (Carriage of Dangerous Substances in Packages etc.) Regulations 1986, as amended.