Commercial diving projects inland/inshore

Diving at Work Regulations 1997. Approved Code of Practice and guidance

Date of publication:
978 0 7176 6593 8
Series code:
L104 (Second edition)

This Approved Code of Practice and associated guidance provides practical advice and sets out what you have to do to comply with the requirements of the Diving at Work Regulations 1997.    

It applies to all diving projects conducted in support of civil engineering or marine-related projects and fish farming:

This Code does not apply to:

This edition of the Approved Code of Practice has been revised in order to simplify some of the information, update the references and provide greater consistency across all of the Codes of Practice covering diving at work. This document has also been updated to reflect changes in technology and industry practice. The most significant changes relate to:

Updated: 2021-03-04