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The Smoke Control Areas (Exempted Fireplaces) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999

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42.  The Worcester Centair 40 Solid Fuel Warm Air Heater manufactured by Worcester Engineering Co. Limited.

(a)The fireplace shall be installed, maintained and operated so as to minimise the emission of smoke at all times and in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions which—

(i)in the case of installation instructions bear the reference “BC40.1.2 July 1983”; and

(ii)in the case of operating and maintenance instructions bear the reference “BC40.OM2 July 1983”;

and, for the purposes of this condition, Union Coal Briketts, manufactured by Rheinbraun AG of Germany and comprising lignite compressed into briquettes of approximately 15 centimetres in length with square ends and with a sulphur content not exceeding one per cent. shall be treated as a fuel which may be used in accordance with those manufacturer’s instructions.

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