Approval to Use an Overpack to Transport Dangerous Goods - Tasmania

Service summary

You may require this approval if you intend to prepare and use an overpack to transport dangerous goods. Please be aware that you will only require this approval if your activity does not comply with the relevant code.

Dangerous goods are substances or articles that present an immediate hazard to people, property or the environment. This includes explosives, gases, flammable liquids and radioactive substances.

Overpack means packaging (other than large packaging) used to hold and consolidate packages of goods into a single unit for easier handling and stowage (for example, a pallet designed to hold packages or a box or crate into which packages are placed).

Please be aware that your approval may be subject to conditions in relation to the use of the overpack necessary for the safe use to transport dangerous goods.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval to Use an Overpack to Transport Dangerous Goods - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2010 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania


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

Phone:

03 6166 4600

Phone:

1300 366 322

Fax:

03 6173 0206
wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

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