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Contacts

Policy and security
Contact DfT if you have a question about government policy and regulations for the secure carriage of dangerous goods.
Email: dangerousgoods@dft.gsi.gov.uk Telephone: 020 7944 2881 or 2271

Packaging and technical requirements
Contact the VCA Dangerous Goods Office if you have a packaging or technical question about how requirements contained in ADR may affect you.
Email: dgenquiries@vca.gov.uk Telephone: 01372 226 111

Tanks and pressure receptacles
Contact the VCA Dangerous Goods Office if you have a question relating to tanks or transportable pressure equipment, including the appointment of inspection bodies.
Email: tanks@vca.gov.uk

Enforcement of the carriage of dangerous goods
The enforcement for the carriage of dangerous goods is undertaken by several authorities (excluding Class 7 radioactive materials). The authority responsible for enforcing the regulations depends on the mode of transport:

Complaints and queries regarding enforcement relating to road transport or transportable pressure equipment should be directed to HSE via the Concerns and Advice Team.

Updated 2015-08-27