The content of this document is arranged as follows: the cover regulation (recitals and articles) and the implementing rule (IR) or delegated rule (DR) appear first, then the IR and/or DR annex points, followed by the guidance material (GM).

All elements (i.e. articles, IRs, DRs, and GM) are colour-coded and can be identified according to the illustration below. The EU regulation or Commission GM through which the article, IR, DR, or GM was introduced or last amended is indicated below the article, IR, DR, or GM title in italics.

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EU regulation

Guidance material

Commission GM


Please note that Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/2082 applies from 1 January 2023.

This document will be updated regularly to incorporate further amendments.

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