Joint Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 3504:2006 Fire Blankets - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a recreational vessel that carries fuel on board, or is equipped with an electric start motor, gas installation or fuel stove. This standard sets out the requirements for compliant fire blankets that you need to have on board. A compliant fire blanket must complete certain performance tests.

Please consult the responsible agency 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 Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Transport Safety Victoria

Act(s) name

Marine Safety Act 2010 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Marine Safety Regulations 2012 (Victoria)

Contact details

Maritime Safety
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Transport Safety Victoria


Operating address:
121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 2797
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1800 223 022
information@transportsafety.vic.gov.au

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