Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 5667.11:1998 Water Quality - Sampling - Guidance on Sampling of Groundwaters - Tasmania

Service summary

You must comply with this standard if you intend to take a groundwater sample from a potentially contaminated site. The standard provides detailed guidance on the design of:

  • sampling programs
  • sampling techniques
  • handling and preservation of samples of groundwater.

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 Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Environment Protection Authority

Act(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Underground Petroleum Storage Systems) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Environment Protection Authority


Operating address:
Level 7
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1550
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6165 4599

Fax:

03 6233 6800
epaenquiries@environment.tas.gov.au

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