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The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 1992

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  1. Introductory Text


    1. 1.Citation, commencement and revocation

    2. 2.Interpretation


    1. 3.Relevant machinery

    2. 4.Definition of “machinery”

    3. General exclusions

      1. 5.Excluded machinery

      2. 6.Machinery for export to a third country

    4. Transitional exclusions

      1. 7.Machinery first supplied or put into service before 1st January 1993

      2. 8.Exclusion until 31st December 1994 of machinery which complies with health and safety provisions in force in a member State on 31st December 1992

    5. Exclusion of machinery covered by other Directives

      1. 9.Exclusion of specific machinery

      2. 10.Machinery where risks are wholly covered by other Directives


    1. 11.General duty

    2. 12.Requirements for supply of relevant machinery

    3. Conformity assessment procedures

      1. 13.Relevant machinery other than Schedule 4 machinery

      2. 14.Schedule 4 machinery manufactured in accordance with transposed harmonised standards

      3. 15.Schedule 4 machinery not manufactured in accordance with transposed harmonised standards

      4. 16.Modifications to relevant machinery

      5. 17.Approved bodies

      6. 18.United Kingdom approved bodies

      7. 19.Fees

      8. 20.Certificate of adequacy

      9. 21.EC type-examination

    4. Declaration and marking procedures

      1. 22.EC declaration of conformity

      2. 23.Declaration of incorporation

      3. 24.Retention of documentation

      4. 25.The EC mark

    5. Supplementary provisions

      1. 26.Conditions for relevant machinery being taken to comply with the relevant essential health and safety requirements

      2. 27.Judicial review of decisions of approved bodies


    1. 28.Application of Schedule 6

    2. 29.Offences

    3. 30.Penalties

    4. 31.Defence of due diligence

    5. 32.Liability of persons other than the principal offender

    6. 33.Consequential disapplication of United Kingdom law

    7. 34.Relevant machinery which is electrical equipment

  6. Signature


    1. SCHEDULE 1

      —Revocation of Regulations

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      —The EC mark

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      —Essential health and safety requirements

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      —Machinery posing special hazards

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      —Excluded machinery

    6. SCHEDULE 6


    7. SCHEDULE 7

      —Mining disapplications

  8. Explanatory Note

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