1 Citation, commencement and extent

(1)    These Regulations may be cited as the Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) (Amendment) Regulations 2009 and shall come into force on 1st October 2009.

(2)    These Regulations extend to England and Wales.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 October 2009: see para (1) above.

Extent

These Regulations do not extend to Scotland: see para (2) above.

2 Amendment of the Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) Regulations 2002

2Amendment of the Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) Regulations 2002

In regulation 4(a) of the Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) Regulations 2002 for “£31” substitute “£26” (fees for criminal records certificates and enhanced criminal records certificates).

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 October 2009: see reg 1(1).

Extent

These Regulations do not extend to Scotland: see reg 1(2).

Signature

Phil Woolas

Minister of State

Home Office

2nd September 2009

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations amend the Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) Regulations 2002 by reducing the fee for an application made under section 113A of the Police Act 1997 for a criminal records certificate from £31 to £26 with effect from 1st October 2009. No fee is payable in relation to an application made by a volunteer under this section.