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Notice types


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Notice types no longer published

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  • Regulation Summaries
  • Private Bills

Secondary Legislation

A change in the Legislation Act 2019 means notices previously categorised as Delegated Legislation (DL) are now Secondary Legislation (SL). The Secondary Legislation category also includes tertiary legislation, legislative instruments and disallowable instruments. For more information please see link)

You can still find published notices categorised as Delegated Legislation before 28 October 2021 in the Advanced Search.

What’s available

Notices from October 1993 to 1999

Individual notices are available from October 1993 to 1999.

The notices may be of low quality and incomplete.

Full editions from 2000 to 2017

You can see full editions from 2000 to 2017.

Browse Gazette editions(external link)

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Index of editions from 2000 to 2014

Cumulative indexes of editions from 2000 to 2014 are sorted by the legislation of each notice.

Cumulative indexes(external link)

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