Key Obligations and Deadlines for End Users

In most situations it is the end user of refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment that is legally responsible for compliance with many of the key rules in the F-Gas regulation.

Most of these rules came into force in July 2007. The majority of the rules only affect plants that contain a minimum of 3 kg of HFC refrigerant.

The key requirements that affect end users of refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment can be summarised under five main headings:

Click any of the above to get a detailed description of each obligation.