Notwithstanding the requirements of ADR applicable as from 1 January 2017, articles of UN
Nos. 0015, 0016 and 0303 containing smoke-producing substance(s) toxic by inhalation according to
the criteria for Class 6.1 manufactured before 31 December 2016 may be carried until 31 December
2018 without a "TOXIC" subsidiary risk label (model No. 6.1, see 188.8.131.52.2).
Notwithstanding the requirements of ADR applicable as from 1 January 2017, large packagings
conforming to the packing group III performance level in accordance with special packing provision
L2 of packing instruction LP02 of 184.108.40.206 applicable until 31 December 2016 may continue to be used
until 31 December 2022 for UN No. 1950.
Notwithstanding the requirements of column (5) of Table A of Chapter 3.2 applicable as from 1
January 2017 to UN Nos. 3090, 3091, 3480 and 3481, the Class 9 label (model No 9, see 220.127.116.11.2)
may continue to be used for these UN numbers until 31 December 2018.
Vehicles registered or brought into service before 1 July 2017, as defined in special provisions 240,
385 and 669 of Chapter 3.3, and their equipment intended for use during carriage, which conform to
the requirements of ADR applicable until 31 December 2016 but containing lithium cells and batteries
which do not conform to the requirement of 18.104.22.168.7 may continue to be carried as a load in
accordance with the requirements of special provision 666 of Chapter 3.3.
Pressure receptacles and receptacles for Class 2
Receptacles built before 1 January 1997 and which do not conform to the requirements of ADR
applicable as from 1 January 1997, but the carriage of which was permitted under the requirements of
ADR applicable up to 31 December 1996, may continue to be transported after that date if the
periodic test requirements in packing instructions P200 and P203 are complied with.
Receptacles intended for the carriage of Class 2 substances constructed before 1 January 2003, may
continue to bear, after 1 January 2003, the marks conforming to the requirements applicable until 31
Pressure receptacles designed and constructed in accordance with technical codes no longer
recognized according to 6.2.5 may still be used.
Pressure receptacles and their closures designed and constructed in accordance with standards
applicable at the time of their construction (see 6.2.4) according to the provisions of ADR which were
applicable at that time may still be used unless restricted by a specific transitional measure.
Pressure receptacles for substances other than those of Class 2, built before 1 July 2009 in accordance
with the requirements of 22.214.171.124 in force up to 31 December 2008, but which do not conform to the
requirements of 126.96.36.199 applicable as from 1 January 2009, may continue to be used provided that the
requirements of 188.8.131.52 in force up to 31 December 2008 are complied with.
The provisions of packing instruction P200 (10), special packing provision v of 184.108.40.206 applicable
until 31 December 2010 may be applied by Contracting Parties to ADR to cylinders constructed
before 1 January 2015.
Refillable welded steel cylinders for the carriage of gases of UN Nos. 1011, 1075, 1965, 1969 or
1978, granted 15 year intervals for periodic inspection in accordance with packing instruction P200
(10), special packing provision v of 220.127.116.11 as applicable until 31 December 2010 by the competent
authority of the country (countries) of carriage, may continue to be periodically inspected according to