Explanatory Notes

Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013

2013 CHAPTER 10

28 February 2013

Territorial Extent and Application

12.Section 23 sets out the territorial extent of the Act.

13.The Act’s provisions will extend to England and Wales only.

Provisions in the Act that apply in Wales

14.The provisions in the Act relate to non-devolved matters in Wales. The Act does not affect the powers of Welsh Ministers and does not make different provision in relation to England and Wales (except to reflect the division of environmental responsibilities between the Environment Agency and the new Natural Resources Body for Wales).