You will require this approval if you intend to design or manufacture packaging used for the transport of dangerous goods. There are many different types of packaging that can be used. For example:
- portable tanks
- pressure receptacles
- composite packaging.
The application may be made by any person or business in Victoria, including the designer, manufacturer or user of the packaging.
A range of substances and goods are classified as dangerous goods, including explosives and combustible liquids. Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for approval, the design must comply with Part 6 of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code, including satisfying all the relevant testing and inspection requirements.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the approval.
There are no fees for this licence.
Department of Treasury and Finance
Dangerous Goods Act 1985 (Victoria)
Dangerous Goods (Transport by Road or Rail) Regulations 2008 (Victoria)
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