Assessing Fitness to Drive for Commercial and Private Vehicle Drivers, Fourth Edition 2012 - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this Code if you are applying for a dangerous goods driver licence.

You will also be required to comply with this Code if you are a medical practitioner and if you intend to certify the medical fitness of an applicant for a dangerous goods driver licence.

To be eligible for a dangerous goods driver licence you must obtain a certificate from a medical practitioner certifying your medical fitness. The certificate must state that the medical practitioner examined and passed the applicant in accordance with the set of medical standards described as the commercial standards in this Code.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

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 Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Licensing Enquiries, Dangerous Goods
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety


Operating address:
Mineral House
100 Plain Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850

Phone:

08 93588001

Fax:

08 93588000
cso@dmp.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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