Publication - Research and analysis

Fireworks regulations - impact: case studies

Published: 3 Nov 2020

This paper consists of seven case studies, each one aligned to one or more of the legislative options being considered by the Firework Review Group.

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Fireworks regulations - impact: case studies
Countries included

73 page PDF

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Countries included 

Individual case studies are included for each of the following: Australia (states and territories), Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. 

In October 2019 the Scottish Government published Fireworks legislation and impacts: international evidence review, which considered the regulations on the sale and use of fireworks in a number of countries. From the evidence review, it emerged that the regulations adopted in these seven areas were most aligned with the legislative options being considered by the Fireworks Review Group. 


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