Guidelines for Paint - Tasmania

Service summary

You will be required to comply with these guidelines if you intend to manufacture, sell, supply or use paint. These guidelines broadly require you to comply with the provisions of the Australian Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons.

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 Health and Human Services
Public Health Services

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 1997 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Health and Human Services
Public Health Services

Operating address:
Level 3
34 Davey Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
Hobart, Tasmania 7001


1300 135 513


1800 671 738

Supporting information


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