Diving Codes of Practice

The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Diving) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 254 of 2018) were signed by Minister Pat Breen on 12thJuly 2018. 

The Regulations come into force on 1st May 2019. Accompanying these Regulations will be two Codes of Practice.

The two associated Codes of Practice:

  • The Code of Practice for Inland Diving and Inshore Diving, and
  • The Code of Practice for Offshore Diving,

are currently undergoing public consultation.

To view the Codes of Practice and to make a submission in relation to the Codes of Practice, please click here

Public consultation on the Codes of Practice finishes on Friday 23rd November 2018 at 17.00 hours. The Codes of Practice will be officially published by 1st May 2019.