Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail (ADG Code) - Northern Territory


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to transport dangerous goods by road or rail.

Dangerous goods include gases, flammable liquids, flammable solids, corrosive substances and more. The Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road or Rail contains information about requirements such as:

  • classification of substances
  • use of bulk containers
  • transfer of bulk dangerous goods
  • documentation.

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

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Australian Dangerous Goods Code (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

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:

Workplace Health and Safety

NT WorkSafe

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Operating address: Randazzo Centre
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850
Operating address: The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1722
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 1800 019 115
Contact us website: NT WorkSafe (Opens in new window)