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

Description

You will need to comply with this code if you want to transport dangerous goods by road or rail. This code of practice is contained in the Australian Dangerous Goods Code.

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

Mailing address: Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: Randazzo Centre
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850
Mailing address: The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Phone: 1800 019 115
Email: ntworksafe@nt.gov.au
Contact us website: NT WorkSafe (Opens in new window)