Dam Works Code - Tasmania

Service summary

This code provides standards and practices for the design, construction, maintenance, surveillance and decommissioning of dams and well works, and any related matters.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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 Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Water and Marine Resources
Water Operations

Act(s) name

Water Management Act 1999 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Water Management (Safety of Dams) Regulations 2015 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Section Head, Dam Safety
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Water and Marine Resources
Water Operations


Operating address:
1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6165 3001

Fax:

03 6224 4977
Bill.Shackcloth@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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