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


You may be required to comply with this code if you work in any field where potentially dangerous goods are used, stored, handled or transported, such as manufacturing, mining, and agriculture.

This code sets out mandatory technical requirements and guidelines for the road and rail transport of dangerous goods, including dangerous substances. A dangerous substance refers to chemicals that include dangerous goods, combustible liquids and hazardous substances.

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.

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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Administration Officer

SafeWork SA

South Australia
Operating address: Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick, South Australia 5035
Mailing address: GPO BOX 465
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 1300 365 255
Fax: 08 8204 9200
Website: SafeWork SA (Opens in new window)