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CD247 - Public consultation on a National Local Authority Enforcement Code – Health and Safety at Work, England, Scotland and Wales.

This consultation sets out proposals for a National Local Authority Enforcement Code (the Code). The Code has been developed in response to the Professor Ragnar Löfstedt report "Reclaiming health & safety for all: An independent review of health and safety legislation" commissioned by the Minister for Employment which recommended that HSE be given a stronger role in directing Local Authority's health & safety inspection and enforcement activity.

The consultation seeks views on the draft Code presented. Questions can be found on pages 18 and 19. 

View the consultative document.

Respond to the consultation using the online questionnaire or download a form to complete.

Update 2014

A public consultation to review the implementation of the LA National Enforcement Code was completed October 2014. A summary of the responses is now available.

Update 2013

This consultation began on 21 December 2012 and ended on 01 March 2013

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Updated 2019-04-30