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Guidance for PCBUs
Information to help businesses involved with adventures understand and meet their duties relating to the Adventure Activities RegulationsRead more
What is an adventure activity?
This guide helps explain what adventure activities are covered by the Adventure Activities RegulationsRead more
Information for land owners and land managers when adventure activities are being provided on their land
Information about the role of land owners and land managers where adventure activities are being provided on their landRead more
Guidance for commercial white water rafting operators
These guidelines offer advice on keeping workers and participants safe while white water rafting.Read more
Information for schools, education providers and clubs
The Health and Safety at Work (Adventure Activities) Regulations 2016 deal with the provision of adventure activities. The regulations include an exemption for registered schools, tertiary education providers and clubs (or associations representing clubs) under specific circumstancesRead more
Information for contractors and organisations using contractors
If you are a contractor or an organisation that uses contractors, this guidance will help you determine whether you need to be registeredRead more
Information for providers of maritime activities
If you provide a maritime-based activity, this guidance will help you determine whether you are subject to the adventure activities regulations.Read more
Information for event organisers
As an event organiser, there may be times when your events include adventure activities (under the Regulations). Use our decision tree to find out whether you need to register as an Adventure Activity operatorRead more
Information for commercial mountain-biking operators
This information is for businesses that offer mountain-biking activities and may need to register as an adventure activity operator under the Health and Safety at Work (Adventure Activities) Regulations 2016.Read more