National Code of Practice for the Control of Workplace Hazardous Substances [NOHSC:2007 (1994)] - Australian Government

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this code if you are the manufacturer of hazardous substances that are intended to be used on board trading ships. This code

provides a practical guide on how to comply with the national model regulations in order to minimise the risk of disease and injury due to exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace.

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

Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority

Act(s) name

Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) (National Standards) Regulations 2003 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority


Operating address:
Comcare, Level 4
121 Marcus Clarke Street
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address:
GPO Box 9905
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

1300366979

Phone:

02 62750070

Fax:

02 62750067
seacare@comcare.gov.au

Supporting information

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