Product Gas Equipment
Scope of Regulation (EU) 2016/426 of 9 March 2016 on appliances burning gaseous fuels and repealing Directive 2009/142/ECirective 2009/142/EC
Scope of application The sector covered by Regulation (EU) 2016/426 on appliances burning gaseous fuels (GAR) (which replaced Directive 2009/142/EC since 21 April 2018) covers a wide range of products, from simple portable kitchens to boilers for large buildings, which mainly concern ordinary consumer and commercial appliances burning gaseous fuels. The GAR contributes significantly to the smooth functioning of the single market by ensuring the free movement of appliances burning gaseous fuels, by harmonising the conditions for placing on the market and/or putting into service the products covered with regard to gas safety and rational use of energy.
Legislative Decree
Number:Legislative Decree No 23 of 21 February 2019
Title:Implementation of the delegation referred to in Article 7(1) and (3) of Law No 163 of 25 October 2017 for the adaptation of national legislation to the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/426 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on appliances burning gaseous fuels and repealing Directive 2009/142/EC
Link:https://www.gazzettaufficiale.it/eli/id/2019/03/26/19G00030/sg
Ministerial Decree
Number:Ministerial Decree November 8, 2019
Title:• Approval of the technical fire prevention rule for the design, construction and operational of plants for the production of heat powered by gaseous fuels
Scope of application:• Design, construction and operation of plants for the production of non-domestic civil heat with a total heat input greater than 35 kW powered by gaseous fuels of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd family with a pressure not greater than 0.5 bar, subject to: a) Air conditioning of buildings and environments; b) Production of hot water, superheated water and steam; c) baking of bread and other similar products (ovens) and other artisan workshops; d) Washing linen and sterilization; e) Cooking of food (kitchens) and dishwashing, including in the field of professional hospitality, communities and similar areas. This decree does not apply to: a) Plants made specifically to be included in industrial processing cycles; b) Incineration plants; c) Plants consisting of catalytic stoves; d) Plants consisting of type A appliances with the exception of those for heating made with incandescent radiant diffusers
Any technical standard indicated in the DM:
Link:http://www.vigilfuoco.it/allegati/PI/RegoleTecnicheXAttivita/COORD_DM_08_11_2019.pdf

Number:Ministerial Decree August 3, 2015
Title:• Fire Prevention Code
Scope of application:• Design, implementation and exercise of the activities referred to Annex I of the Presidential Decree of 1 August 2011, no. 151, identified with the numbers: 9; 14; from 19 to 40; from 42 to 47; from 50 to 54; 56; 57; 63; 64; 66, with the exception of outdoor tourist accommodation facilities and mountain lodge; 67; 69 to 71; 72, limited to buildings subject to protection pursuant to Legislative Decree 22 January 2004, n. 42, open to the public and aimed to guest museums, galleries, exhibitions, exhibitions, libraries and archives; 73; 75; 76. b) Production of hot water, superheated water and steam; c) baking of bread and other similar products (ovens) and other artisan workshops; d) Washing linen and sterilization; e) Cooking of food (kitchens) and dishwashing, including in the field of professional hospitality, communities and similar areas.
Any technical standard indicated in the DM:
Link:http://www.vigilfuoco.it/allegati/PI/COORD_DM_03_08_2015_Codice_Prevenzione_Incendi.pdf

Number:Ministerial Decree August 7, 2012
Title:• Provisions the procedures applications’ submitting regarding fire prevention procedures and the documentation to be attached with
Scope of application:• Activities listed in Annex I of the Presidential Decree n. 151/2011
Any technical standard indicated in the DM:
Link:http://www.vigilfuoco.it/aspx/ReturnDocument.aspx?IdDocumento=5972
Main Voluntary Technical Standards
Contatts
Amministrazione di riferimentoDGMCTCNTclaudio.felici@mise.gov.it
Amministrazione di riferimentoDGMCTCNTcatia.santagelo@mise.gov.it
Altra AmministrazioneMinistry of the Interior - Fire Brigadeuff.gabinetto@vigilfuoco.it
Keywords Gas welding machines
Gas meters
Gas pipes
Propane cylinders
Transportable gas cylinders