You may be required to comply with this code if you work in any field where potentially dangerous goods are used, stored, handled or transported, such as construction, accommodation, food service, science, manufacturing, mining, and agriculture.
This code sets out mandatory technical requirements and guidelines for the land transport of dangerous goods, including dangerous substances. A dangerous substance refers to chemicals that include dangerous goods, combustible liquids and hazardous substances.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
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.
Department of Justice
Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2010 (Tasmania)
Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)
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