This consultation ended 8 December 2017.
Summary of outcome
A summary of responses (external link) is now available
We want your views on proposals for the implementation of EU Directive requirements to introduce ‘Open Scope’.
Under ’Open Scope’ all items of electrical and electronic equipment would fall within the scope of the regulations unless subject to a specific exemption or exclusion.
We are also consulting on other proposed regulatory amendments outlined in the consultation document.
This consultation is being held on DEFRA.GOV.UK