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Carriage of Dangerous Goods Manual

The Carriage of Dangerous Goods manual is not intended to make enforcement officers experts, but to guide them through the process and enable them to make informed judgements about the extent of compliance. It will also guide officers when discussing compliance with duty holders and deciding when to take further action.

Guidance notes

A series of short, concise guidance notes

Guidance on the carriage of dangerous goods

The Department for Transport has published a range of specialist guidance on transporting dangerous goods.

A simple overview of how to ship, package and label dangerous goods is available on GOV.UK.

The following guidance supports the regulations for the carriage of dangerous goods:

Updated 2017-07-17