Rules for the Safe Transport, Handling and Storage of Dangerous Substances and Oils in Port Areas - South Australia

Service summary

Where dangerous goods are being handled on or at a wharf other than in the area of the Port of Darwin, the handling shall be carried out in accordance with (a) the requirements contained in the Rules, or (b) the requirements of the Chief Inspector.

The Rules for the safe transport, handling and storage of dangerous substances and oils in port areas are published by and available from the Association of Australian Port and Marine Authorities, Level 16, 1 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Administering agency

Ports Australia

Act(s) name

Harbors & Navigation Act 1993 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Harbors & Navigation Regulations 2009 (South Australia)

Contact details

Manager, Legislation and Policy Development

Operating address:
PO Box 1
Walkerville SA 5081

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