Notification of Storage and Handling of Dangerous Goods at Premises - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required comply with this notification if you store and handle dangerous goods in excess of certain quantities on your property.

If you store and handle a dangerous good in excess of the manifest quantity specified in the regulations you must notify the Agency within fourteen days.

Dangerous goods are substances and articles that are potentially hazardous to people and property. They may be corrosive, flammable, explosive, oxidizing or reactive with water. Please note that this notification requirement does not apply to major hazard facilities.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval, you must:

  • provide all information and details required by the Agency
  • provide quantities and type of explosives to be handled
  • provide a copy of emergency procedures developed in conjunction with fire authority
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Ongoing.

Lodgement

Apply

Please lodge your application form, fees, and any associated documents directly with the Agency.


Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance
WorkSafe Victoria

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Act 1985 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Storage and Handling) Regulations 2012 (Victoria)

Contact details

WorkSafe Advisory Service
Department of Treasury and Finance
WorkSafe Victoria


Phone:

03 9641 1444

Phone:

1800 136 089

Fax:

03 9641 1222
info@worksafe.vic.gov.au

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