AS 3814 Industrial and Commercial Gas-Fired Appliances - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you work as a gas fitter or plumber. The standard specifies the uniform minimum requirements for the design, construction and safe operation of Type-B appliances that are intended for use with:

  • Town gas;
  • Natural gas;
  • Simulated natural gas;
  • Liquefied petroleum gas and tempered liquefied petroleum gas; or
  • Any combination of these gases either together or with other fuels.

Type B appliances are defined as an appliance with a gas consumption of more than 10MJ per hour.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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.

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
Dickson
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address:
General Post Office Box 158
Canberra,Australian Capital Territory,2601
Australia

Phone:

02 62071923

Fax:

02 62071925
actpla.customer.services@act.gov.au

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