AS/NZS 5601:2013 Gas installations - Australian Capital Territory


You will be required to comply with this standard if you work as a gas fitter or plumber. There are two parts to this standard which specify the requirements for consumer piping, flueing, ventilation and appliance installations which are associated with the use or intended use of fuel gases such as:

  • town gas
  • natural gas
  • liquefied petroleum gas in the vapour phase
  • tempered liquefied petroleum gas
  • simulated natural gas
  • any similar substance.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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Act(s) name

Gas Safety Act 2000 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, Licensing Unit


Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Operating address: Ground Floor South, Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601