Assessment of Off-Site Plans for Dangerous Goods - Queensland

Description

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Service QFES Commissioner may give a person a notice requiring information concerning any dangerous goods. The commissioner may by notice in writing require a person, within the time specified in the notice, to prepare and lodge an off site emergency plan relating to those dangerous goods.

Advice is given to assist businesses understand the requirements for developing an off site plan. An inspection can be arranged of the site where dangerous goods are stored or processed. The Department can also assist the business in preparing the off site plan for a fee or, alternatively, refer the business to qualified private consultants.

Details can be obtained from Regional Office of the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service at the address given in this Summary Sheet.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements


What are the prerequisites to obtaining this authority?

The applicant must store, use, manufacture or intend to store, use or manufacture dangerous goods.

Fees

No fees are payable for this registration.

Act(s) name

Fire and Emergency Services Act 1990 QLD

Application process

Telephone call to your Regional Office of Queensland Fire and Rescue Service.

Preparation of an off site emergency plan is required before approval is granted.

Transfer

This registration cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Community Safety

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)

Scientific Branch

Contact details

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

Deputy Commissioner

Scientific Branch

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)

Department of Community Safety

Operating address: Level 2 Block B Emergency Services Complex
"Kedron Park"
Kedron Park
Queensland 4031
Mailing address: GPO Box 1425
BRISBANE QLD 4001
Phone: 07 3635 3370
Fax: 07 3247 8110

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

Commissioner

Scientific Branch

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)

Department of Community Safety

Operating address: Level 2 Block B Emergency Services Complex
"Kedron Park"
Kedron Park
Queensland 4031
Mailing address: GPO Box 1425
BRISBANE QLD 4001
Phone: 07 3635 3072
Fax: 07 3247 8110

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

Assistant Commissioner (Rural)

Scientific Branch

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)

Department of Community Safety

Operating address: Level 1 Block F
Emergency Services Complex
Corner Kedron Park & Park Roads
Kedron, Queensland 4031
Mailing address: GPO Box 1425
BRISBANE QLD 4001
Phone: 07 3635 3624
Fax: 07 3247 8557