Codes of Practice

UKLPG's Codes of Practice, which provide guidance on best engineering and safety practice, are amongst the most recognised in the world. The Codes cover transportation, storage, installation, operations and utilisation of LP Gas. They have been developed by experts from within the industry in consultation with the UK Health & Safety Executive and other government authorities. Please see the Codes listed below:

  • Code of Practice 1 - Part 1

    Bulk LPG Storage at Fixed Installations

    Design, Installation and Operation of Vessels Located Above Ground (October 2017)

    £150.00

  • Code of Practice 1 - Part 2

    Bulk LPG Storage at Fixed Installations - 1 amendments

    Vapour Offtake Small Bulk Propane Installations (May 2012)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 1 - Part 3

    Bulk LPG Storage at Fixed Installations

    Examination and Inspection (May 2012)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 1 - Part 4

    Bulk LPG Storage at Fixed Installations - 1 amendments

    Buried/Mounded LPG Storage Vessels (February 2008)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 2

    Safe Handling and Transport of LPG in Road Tankers and Tank Containers by Road (July 2009) - 1 amendments

    Including August 2011 Amendment

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 3

    Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Fire Involving LPG (November 2000) - 1 amendments

    Including October 2006 Amendment

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 4

    Recommendations for the Safe and Satisfactory Operation of Thermoplastic and Bitumen Boilers, Mastic Asphalt Cauldrons/Mixer, Hand Tools and Similar Equipment (July 2004)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 7

    Storage of Full and Empty LPG Cylinders and Cartridges (February 2004)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 9

    LPG Air Plants (November 2005)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 10

    Recommendations for the Safe Handling of LPG in Containers Attached to Mobile Gas Fired Equipment (March 2005)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 11

    Autogas Installations (June 2001) - 1 amendments

    Including November 2003 Amendment

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 12

    Recommendations for Safe Practice in the Design and Operation of LPG Cylinder Filling Plants (January 2005) - 1 amendments

    Including February 2012 Amendment.

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 14

    Hoses for the Transfer of LPG in Bulk, Installation, Inspection, Testing and Maintenance (September 2002) (OBSOLECENT)

    Including August 2006 Amendment

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 15 - Part 1 (OBSOLESCENT)

    Valves and Fittings for LPG Service: (February 1998) - 1 amendments

    Safety Valves (OBSOLESCENT)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 15 - Part 2

    Valves and Fittings for LPG service - 1 amendments

    Valves for Transportable LPG Containers (February 1998) (OBSOLESCENT)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 17

    Purging LPG Vessels and Systems (August 2001) - 1 amendments

    Including November 2005 Amendment.

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 18

    Recommendations for the Safe Use of LPG as a Propulsion Fuel for Boats, Yachts and other Craft (September 2003)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 19 - Part 1

    Liquid Measuring Systems for LPG

    Flow Rates up to 80 litres per minute in Installations Dispensing Road Vehicle Fuel (February 2001)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 19 - Part 2

    Liquid Measuring Systems for LPG

    Transfers between mobile Equipment and Fixed LPG Storage at Flow Rates above 80 litres/minutes (January 2003)

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 20

    Liquid LPG Dispensing Facilities 2018

    £125.00

  • Code of Practice 21

    Guidance for Safety Checks on LPG Appliances in Caravans (November 1997) - 1 amendments

    Including 2000 Amendment.

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 22

    Design, Installation and Testing of LPG Piping Systems (August 2011) - 1 amendments

    Including February 2012 Amendment

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 24 - Part 1

    Use of LPG Cylinders

    Use of LPG Cylinders at Residential and Similar Premises (July 2006)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 24 - Part 3

    Use of LPG Cylinders

    Use of LPG for Commercial Catering Events, Street Food and Mobile Catering (September 2017)

    £100.00

  • Code of Practice 24 - Part 5

    Use of LPG Cylinders

    The Storage and Use of LPG on Construction Sites (May 2000)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 24 - Part 6

    Use of LPG Cylinders

    The use of Propane in Cylinders at Commercial and Industrial Premises (May 2000)

    £75.00

  • Code of Practice 25

    LPG Central Storage and Distribution Systems for Multiple Consumers (June 2018)

    £95.00

  • Code of Practice 26

    Uplifting of Bulk LPG Vessels from Site and their Carriage to and from Site by Road (November 2004) - 3 amendments

    Including August 2011 Amendment

    £50.00

  • Code of Practice 27

    The Carriage of LPG Cylinders by Road & Hazard Information Labelling Requirements (November 2017)

    £125.00

  • Code of Practice 30

    Gas Installations for Motive Power on Mechanical Handling and Maintenance Equipment (February 2004)

    £50.00

  • £50.00

  • GN2

    A Guide for Cabinet Heater Servicing (March 2002)

    £50.00

  • GN3

    A Guide to the preparation of Major Accident Prevention Policies (MAPP's) (April 1999)

    £50.00

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