The Smoke Control Areas (Exempted Fireplaces) (England) Order 2015

Publication Date:January 01, 2015

2015No. 307

CLEAN AIR, ENGLAND

The Smoke Control Areas (Exempted Fireplaces) (England) Order 2015

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The Secretary of State makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 21 of the Clean Air Act 1993( 1).

The Secretary of State is satisfied that the fireplaces exempted by this Order can be used for burning fuel other than authorised fuels( 2) without producing any smoke or a substantial quantity of smoke.

Citation, application and commencement

1. This Order-

(a) may be cited as the Smoke Control Areas (Exempted Fireplaces) (England) Order 2015;(b) applies in England; and(c) comes into force on 6th April 2015.

Fireplaces exempted from the provisions of section 20 of the Clean Air Act 1993

2. The fireplaces listed in Schedule 1 are exempt from the provisions of section 20 of the Clean Air Act 1993 (prohibition on emission of smoke in smoke control area), subject to the conditions listed in that Schedule.

Revocations

3.-(1) The Orders listed in Part 1 of Schedule 2 are revoked.

(2) The Orders listed in Part 2 of Schedule 2 are revoked in relation to England.

Dan Rogerson

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

16th February 2015

SCHEDULE 1

Article 2

Exempted Fireplaces

Fireplace

Conditions

The fireplace must be installed, maintained and operated in accordance with the following specifications:

Permitted fuels (other than authorised fuels):

Any fireplace (other than a fireplace fired by pulverised fuel) constructed on or after 31st December 1956 and installed before 1st May 1970 and equipped with mechanical stokers, or adapted between those dates for use with such stokers

The manufacturer's instructions as to operation (if any)

The fuel for which the mechanical stoker was designed

Any fireplace designed to burn coal (other than a fireplace fired by pulverised coal) with a heating capacity exceeding 150,000 British thermal units per hour constructed and installed on or after 31st December 1956 and equipped with mechanical stokers or adapted on or after that date for use with such stokers

The manufacturer's instructions as to operation (if any)

The fuel for which the mechanical stoker was designed

Any fireplace specially designed or adapted for combustion of liquid fuel

The manufacturer's instructions as to operation (if any)

The liquid fuel for which the fireplace was designed or adapted

100SE Smoke Exempt Woodburning Stove manufactured by ESSE Engineering Limited, Long Ing, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 6BN

The manufacturer's instruction manual dated February 2009, reference: 100SE Issue 1.

A permanent stop must be in place on the secondary air inlet to prevent closure beyond the 50% open position.

Untreated dry wood with a maximum moisture content of 20% maximum length of 200 mm and maximum width or diameter of 120 mm

18i and 60i stoves manufactured by Jetmaster Fires Limited, Unit 2 Peacock Trading Estate, Goodwood Road, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 4NT

Installation and use instruction manual dated February 2010, reference: Part No 106870 Issue No. 1.

Supplementary instruction manual dated May 2010, reference: Part No 106872 Issue No. 1.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent closure of the air control beyond the 40% open position.

Wood logs 1000

Aarrow I Series 400 wood-burning inset roomheater and 400 T F wood-burning stove manufactured by Arada Limited, The Fireworks, Weycroft Avenue, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5HU

Operating and Installation Manual dated July 2014, reference: Part No. AFS 1589de.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent air control lever closure beyond the 10 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

Aarrow I Series 500 wood-burning inset roomheater manufactured by Arada Limited, The Fireworks, Weycroft Avenue, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5HU

Operating and Installation Manual dated July 2014, reference: Part No. AFS 1789de.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent air control lever closure beyond the 9 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

Aarrow I Series 600 wood-burning inset roomheater manufactured by Arada Limited, The Fireworks, Weycroft Avenue, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5HU

Operating and Installation Manual dated July 2014, reference: Part No. AFS 1789de.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent air control lever closure beyond the 9 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

Aarrow I Series 750 wood-burning inset roomheater manufactured by Arada Limited, The Fireworks, Weycroft Avenue, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5HU

Operating and Installation Manual dated July 2014, reference: Part No. AFS 1789de.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent air control lever closure beyond the 7 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

Aarrow Signature 5 SC, Aarrow Ecoburn 5 SC, Hamlet Solution 5 SC and Villager Espirit 5 SC Stoves manufactured by Arada Limited, The Fireworks, Weycroft Avenue, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5HU

Instruction manual dated April 2010, reference: Rev 02.

The appliance must be fitted with a mechanical stop to prevent closure of the air control beyond 20 mm from the closed position and 50 mm beyond the fully open position.

Wood logs 1000

Acquisitions Bloomsbury 5 kW stove manufactured by Esse Engineering Limited, Ouzedale Foundry, Long Ing, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 6BN

Instruction manual dated January 2012, reference: 01/12 (PP).

The fitting of a system to prevent closure of the air controls beyond the 50% open position must be implemented

Wood logs 1000

Acquisitions Bloomsbury SE 8kW Smoke Exempt multi-fuel stove manufactured by Esse Engineering Ltd, Ouzledale Foundry, Long Ing, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 6BN

Instruction manual dated 31st January 2014, reference: AB-8kW-I05-310114

Wood logs 1000

Acquisitions Cannonbury 4 and 5 manufactured by Esse Engineering Limited, The Ouzledale Foundry, Long Ing, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 6BN

Installation and Operating Instruction manual dated 9th November 2010, reference: v71 of 09/11/2010.

Wood logs 1000

ACR Astwood Multifuel Stove AW1MF manufactured by ACR Heat Products Ltd, Unit 1 Weston Works, Weston Lane, Tyseley, Birmingham, B11 3RP

Instruction manual dated 28th January 2013, reference: AW1MF0101 Version 3.

A mechanical stop to prevent closure of the secondary air control lever beyond 12 mm open position must be implemented.

Wood logs 1000

Aduro 3D, 8D, 10D, 11D and Asgard 1D, 2D and 7D wood burning stoves manufactured by Aduro AS, Beringvej 17, DK-8361, Hasselager, Denmark

Instruction manual dated June 2011, reference: Pevex1001/AH/ver1.

The appliance must be fitted with permanent stops to ensure that the primary and secondary air controls do not close beyond 95% and 50% respectively.

Dry wood logs 1000

Aduro 9D wood burning stove manufactured by Aduro AS, Beringvej 17, DK-8361, Hasselager, Denmark

Instruction manual dated June 2011, reference: Pevex1002/AH/ver1.

The appliance must be fitted with permanent stops to ensure that the primary and secondary air controls do not close beyond 95% and 50% respectively.

Dry wood logs 1000

Aduro 15 and 15-1 6.5kW wood-burning stoves manufactured by Aduro AS, Beringvej 17, DK-8361, Hasselager, Denmark

Instruction manual dated July 2014, reference: Version 1 - 2014.07.

The appliance must be fitted with a permanent stop to prevent closure of the secondary air slider beyond the 55% open position.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Dorrington SE 6kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road, Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 16th July 2014, reference: N00647AXX Rev 001.

The appliance must be fitted with a modified air control slider to prevent closure beyond the 7 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Hadley SE 8kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road, Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 16th July 2014, reference: N00645AXX Rev 001.

The appliance must be fitted with a modified air control slider to prevent closure beyond the 5 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Hanwood SE 9kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road, Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 17th July 2014, reference: N00643AXX Rev 001.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Lawley SE 4kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road, Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 17th July 2014, reference: N00646AXX Rev 001.

The appliance must be fitted with a modified air control slider to prevent closure beyond the 4 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Shawbury SE 7kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road, Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 16th July 2014, reference: N00642AXX Rev 001.

The appliance must be fitted with a modified air control slider to prevent closure beyond the 6 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

AGA Westbury SE 6kW wood-burning stove manufactured by AGA Rangemaster, Station Road Ketley, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 5AQ

Installation and Operating Instructions dated 15th July 2014, reference: N00644AXX Rev 001.

The appliance must be fitted with a modified air control slider to prevent closure beyond the 35 mm open position.

Wood logs 1000

Alberg 7 manufactured by Elite Group Trading Limited, Room 1208 Kak Tak Commercial Building 317-319 Des Voeux Road, Central Hong Kong 999077

Instruction manual dated 21st December 2011, reference: EGTL03A Version 1.4

Wood logs 1000

Alpha I model number AL905-SE Wood Burning Stove manufactured by Hi-Flame Fireplace

UK Limited, Unit 5A Holmes Chapel Business Park, Manor Lane, Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, CW4 8AF

Instruction manual dated July 2012,...

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