Energy Labelling Regulation (EU) 2017/1369—snapshot
Energy Labelling Regulation (EU) 2017/1369—snapshot

The following Environment guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Energy Labelling Regulation (EU) 2017/1369—snapshot
  • Brexit impact
  • Background to the Energy Labelling Regulation
  • Main changes implemented by the Energy Labelling Regulation
  • Purpose and scope of the Energy Labelling Regulation
  • Suppliers’ obligations
  • Dealers’ obligations
  • Obligations on Member States
  • Market surveillance
  • Introduction and rescaling of labels
  • more

Title Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 4 July 2017 setting a framework for energy labelling and repealing Directive 2010/30/EU (Energy Labelling Regulation)
Entry into force 1 August 2017 (apart from the suppliers’ obligations concerning the product database under article 4, which applies from 1 January 2019)
Transposition deadline It is a regulation so is directly applicable
Amendments N/A
Implementing legislation in England and Wales It is a regulation so is directly applicable but see: England and Wales—enforcement for details on implementing enforcement legislation
Subject Energy labelling, energy efficiency of products

Brexit impact

This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice Note: Brexit—environmental law implications, which details the relevant aspects of the withdrawal process, as well as providing insights into developments affecting environmental protection, such as the draft Environmental Principles and Governance Bill.

The date and time of withdrawal of the EU (exit day) is specified in UK law (under section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018), but until the legal terms of the withdrawal negotiated with the EU are finalised, there remains a possibility that the UK’s membership will lapse automatically on exit