AS 3745 Planning for Emergencies in Facilities - Western Australia

Service summary

You may require this standard if you are developing an emergency management plan for a dangerous goods facility which has more than five occupants.

Compliance with this standard is not mandatory, but if you do comply with the standard then your emergency management plan will be considered sufficient by the responsible agency.

The Standard outlines minimum requirements for developing and testing emergency plans to provide for the safety of occupants of facilities and their visitors leading up to, and during an evacuation.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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.

Other resources

 Resources
Comply Dangerous Goods Safety Information Sheet - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

AS 3745 Planning for Emergencies in Facilities - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

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 (Storage and Handling of Non-explosives) Regulations 2007 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Head Office, Resources Safety
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety


Operating address:
Level 2
1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Mailing address:
100 Plain Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004

Phone:

08 93588002

Fax:

08 93588000
ResourcesSafety@dmp.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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