Some of the new laws coming into effect in 2019

The new laws coming into force in 2019 and how they will affect you

A raft of new laws are being introduced in 2019 including the introduction of EU 'settled status' for residents and changes to pay.

These are the laws, rules and regulations changing in 2019 and how they could affect you.

From November 2019 new drone rules will come into effect making it illegal to fly a drone weighing more than 250g without registering with the Civil Aviation Authority first and passing online safety tests.

5. New laws for drone users

From November 2019 new drone rules will come into effect making it illegal to fly a drone weighing more than 250g without registering with the Civil Aviation Authority first and passing online safety tests.
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Those receiving the basic state pension will get an extra 3.25 a week, upping the state pension from 125.95 to 129.20. That's an extra 169 a year. Pension credit is also going up by 2.4% per year.

6. State pension increasing

Those receiving the basic state pension will get an extra 3.25 a week, upping the state pension from 125.95 to 129.20. That's an extra 169 a year. Pension credit is also going up by 2.4% per year.
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Many changes are being made to MOTs including new categories ranging from Dangerous to Major, Minor & Advisory. New checks include verifying tyres are inflated, brake fluid, reversing lights & daytime lights.

7. Strict new MOT rules

Many changes are being made to MOTs including new categories ranging from Dangerous to Major, Minor & Advisory. New checks include verifying tyres are inflated, brake fluid, reversing lights & daytime lights.
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This has been on the cards for a while now, but the government is expected to announce official 100 fines for those driving through red X signs on smart motorways in 2019

8. 100 fine for Red X infractions on motorways

This has been on the cards for a while now, but the government is expected to announce official 100 fines for those driving through red X signs on smart motorways in 2019
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