UKRA - The United Kingdom Renderers' Association
RED and FQD Consultation Response
Joint consultation responses have been issued by the UKRA and FABRA on the 02-06-2011 with regards to the
Renewable Energy and Fuel Quality Directives. A copy of the responses are available by clicking on the titles
- RED Response
- FQD Response
Please see further below for the orignial consultation documents.
RED and FQD Consultations
FQD - This consultation seeks views on the Government's proposals to introduce new regulations transposing the
greenhouse gas intensity reduction requirements of European Directive 2009/30/EC (which amends Directive
98/70/EC, commonly known as the Fuel Quality Directive). A copy of the consultation document is available by
clicking here. The consultation period closes on the 2nd June
RED - This consultation considers the implementation of the RED by amendments to the Renewable Transport Fuels
Obligation. A copy of the consultation document is available by clicking here. The consultation period closes on the 2nd June 2011.
DEFRA Disease Contingency Plan
The plan outlines the roles and responsibilities, systems and structures in place for responding to an outbreak
of exotic notifiable animal disease, the plan also highlights our working on preparing for disease outbreaks. A
copy of the consultation document is available by clicking here. The
consultation period closes on 13th May 2011.
Animal By-Products Legislation
ABPR - England
The Animal By-Products (Enforcement) Regulations 2011, SI 2011/881 administer and enforce the Regulation (EC)
1069/2009 laying down health rules as regards animal by-products and derived products not intended for human
consumption and its accompanying implementing Regulation (EC) 142/2011. A copy of the SI 2011/881 regulations
is available by clicking here.
Scottish ABPR Legislation
Scotland has published its response to the previous consultation exercise on Animal By-products Legislation and
has issued updated legislation to take effect from 4th March 2011. A copy of an explanatory letter
can be downloaded here and the Scottish legislation can be downloaded here.
European ABPR Legislation
The revised European Regulations on Animal By-products came into force on 4th March together with
the necessary detailed implementing regulations. The main Regulations (1069/2009) can be downloaded here and the Implementing Regulations (142/2011) can be downloaded here.
rWFD –Waste Regulations
The new Waste (England and Wales) Regulations 2011, SI 2011/998 transpose for England and Wales the revised
Waste Framework Directive 2008/98/EC. A copy of the SI 2011/998 regulation is available by clicking here.
Waste Framework Directive
The government has now issued the long-awaited draft of the implementing regulations for the Waste Framework
Directive. A Defra letter describing the draft legislation can be downloaded here.
UKRA Guidance will be listed in this Section.