AS 1375 Industrial Fuel-fired Appliances - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you install, manufacture, sell or maintain industrial appliances that are heated by burning gas. The standard gives principles for the design, construction and operation of industrial appliances that are heated by the combustion of a gas such as:

  • Ovens;
  • Furnaces;
  • Boilers; and
  • Dryers.

The standard deals with the safety of the fuel combustion process and combustible vapours or dusts that may occur or be generated within an appliance. The code describes methods of calculating:

  • Critical appliance characteristics;
  • Explosion relief areas; and
  • Air dilution volumes.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority

Act(s) name

Gas Safety Act 2000 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Gas Safety Regulation 2001 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing Unit
Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority

Operating address:
Ground Floor South, Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address:
GPO Box 158
Australian Capital Territory 2601


02 62071923


02 62071925


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