AS / NZS 3678:2016 Structural Steel - Hot-Rolled Plates, Floorplates and Slabs - Australian Capital Territory


If you intend to store your firearms in a metal safe, it must be constructed of structural grade mild steel that conforms to this standard.

The standard specifies the requirements for the production and supply of hot-rolled structural steel plates, floorplates and slabs for general structural and engineering applications. It also specifies requirements for the production and supply of wide slabs as fully killed analysis-only steel.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Firearms Act 1996 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Firearms Regulation 2008 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Australian Federal Police - ACT Policing

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