Statutory Instruments

European Union (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in bottles or containers) Regulations 2016 – S.I. No. 282 of 2016

These Regulations give effect to Council Directive 98/83/EC of 3 November 1998, Commission Directive 2003/40/EC of 16 May 2003, Directive 2009/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009, Commission Regulation (EU) No. 115/2010 of 9 February 2010, Council Directive 2013/51/EURATOM of 22 October 2013 and Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1787 of 6 October 2015.

These Regulations set down requirements in relation to bottled waters, in particular natural mineral waters, spring waters and other waters.

These Regulations revoke the European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in Bottles or Containers) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 225 of 2007) and the European Communities (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in Bottles or Containers) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 686 of 2007).

These Regulations may be cited as the European Union (Natural Mineral Waters, Spring Waters and Other Waters in Bottles or Containers) Regulations 2016.

S.I. No. 282 of 2016