Legislative instrument details: Fuel Quality Directive

Legal name Directive 98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 October 1998 relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels as amended by Directive 2009/30/EC
Short name Fuel Quality Directive
CELEX reference 32009L0030
Identification number 30/2009
Issued by European Parliament and Council
URL to issuer http://ec.europa.eu/clima/policies/trans...
Parent legislative instrument
Valid from 13/10/1998
Abstract By 31 August each year the Member States must submit information according to Article 8(1) and 7a of Directive 98/70/EC (as amended). Article 8 (1) requires a summary of fuel quality monitoring data collected during the period January to December of the previous calendar year.
Article 7a imposes requirements on fuel suppliers to reduce the greenhouse gas intensity of energy supplied for road transport.
Reporting framework
Reporting obligations
DG Env review of reporting theme Air
Geographic scope European Union