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Fireworks and other pyrotechnical articles

Order on requirements for fireworks and other pyrotechnic articles

The Order contains provisions implementing parts of Directive 2013/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of pyrotechnic articles and Commission Implementing Directive 2014/58/EU setting up, pursuant to Directive 2007/23/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, a system for the traceability of pyrotechnic articles.

The Order lays down requirements for economic operators putting fireworks or other pyrotechnic articles into circulation or making them available on the market. It is also laid down what essential safety requirements fireworks and other pyrotechnic articles must adhere to, and requirements are laid down for the categorisation and marking of fireworks and other pyrotechnic articles. The Order also lays down requirements in connection with communication with the control authority and lays down sanctions for breaches of the regulations.