AS 5601 Gas Installations - Tasmania

Description

If you are a gas entity and intend to operate a gas facility, you must submit a safety and operating plan. The plan must comply with this and other standards set out in legislation.

A gas entity is a person that holds a Gas Supply Industry Licence. A gas facility is a system, service or facility that relates to the distribution, control, conveyance, measurement or retail sale of gas.

This standard comprises:

  • AS / NZS 5601.1:2013 Gas Installations - General Installations
  • AS / NZS 5601.2:2013 Gas Installations - LP Gas Installations in Caravans and Boats for Non-propulsive Purposes.

This standard specifies requirements and a means of compliance for the design, installation and commissioning of gas installations (including caravans and boats for non-propulsive purposes) that are associated with use or intended use of fuel gases such as natural gas, LP Gas, biogas or manufactured gas.

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

Administering agency

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Contact details

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Gas and Electricity

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Operating address: Level 3
21 Murray Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 770
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4297
Email: office@economicregulator.tas.gov.au
Website: Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator (Opens in new window)