Australian Dangerous Goods Code - Transport Standard of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this code if you work in any field where potentially dangerous goods are used, stored, handled or transported. The code sets out mandatory technical requirements and guidelines for the land transport of dangerous goods, including dangerous substances. Dangerous substances include:

  • Combustible liquids; and
  • Hazardous substances.

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

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Act 2009 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Regulation 2010 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra


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

Phone:

02 62073000

Phone:

132281
accesscanberra.bil@act.gov.au

Website:

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