Stephen Gethins – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Transport

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Stephen Gethins on 2016-04-13.

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what consultation there has been with the Scottish Government on the implementation of the Polar Code from 1 January 2017.

Mr Robert Goodwill

The Government has not yet implemented the Polar Code which is due to enter into force next year. However, we will formally consult all stakeholders, including the Scottish Government, before we introduce the UK Regulations.