Documents related to the 61st Edition

Significant Changes to the 61st Edition

Users of the Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) are invited to review the Significant Changes to the 61st Edition

Addendum to the 61st Edition

Addendum I to the 61st Edition (pdf) has been issued and will take effect on 1 January 2020.

Checklists for the 61st Edition

Batteries, nickel metal hydride (UN 3496)

Download the explanation and guidance on the transport of nickel metal hydride batteries (pdf) by air.
 

Lithium batteries

Lithium batteries guidance material can be found on the Lithium Batteries page

Shippers declaration

For the IATA DG Shipper's Declaration (DGD) and e-DGD, please go to the Shipper's declaration page

Infectious substances

Infectious substances are materials that contain pathogens. These micro-organisms (including bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi) and other agents can cause disease in humans or animals.

Environmentally hazardous substances

Certain materials can be a threat to the nature and adversely affect people's health. To classify them, the IATA DGR refers to the criteria for environmentally hazardous substances of the UN Model Regulations (pdf).