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Gas Safety (Management) Regulations 1996

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Statutory Instruments

1996 No. 551


Gas Safety (Management) Regulations 1996


4th March 1996

Laid before Parliament

8th March 1996

Coming into force—

All regulations except

regulation 8

1st April 1996

Regulation 8

31st October 1996

The Secretary of State in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 15(1), (2), (3)(a), (4)(a), (5)(b), (6)(b) and 82(3)(a) of, and paragraphs 1(1)(c), 15(1), 16 and 21(a) of Schedule 3 to, the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974(1) (“the 1974 Act”) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf and for the purpose of giving effect without modifications to proposals submitted to him by the Health and Safety Commission under section 11(2)(d) of the 1974 Act after the carrying out by the said Commission of consultations in accordance with section 50(3) of that Act, hereby makes the following Regulations:—


1974 c. 37; section 1(1) was extended by section 2(1) of the Offshore Safety Act 1992 (c. 15), and sections 15 and 50 were amended by the Employment Protection Act 1975 (c. 71), Schedule 15, paragraphs 6 and 16 respectively.

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