Guidelines for Safe Diving Practices Around Submerged Lands - Tasmania

Service summary

You will be required to comply with these guidelines if you are conducting a diving operation in or around a petroleum operation on submerged lands. Before beginning diving work, a diving contractor must have an accepted Diving Safety Management System (DSMS). The DSMS must meet the minimum standards as determined in these Commonwealth guidelines.

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.

Administering agency

Department of State Growth
Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services
Mineral Resources Tasmania

Act(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Diving Safety) Regulations 2008 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of State Growth
Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services
Mineral Resources Tasmania


Operating address:
30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018
Mailing address:
PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018

Phone:

03 6165 4800

Fax:

03 6233 8338
info@mrt.tas.gov.au

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