Australian Standard AS 3814 Industrial and Commercial Gas-Fired Appliances - Tasmania


You are required to comply with this standard if you intend to design, construct or operate Type B appliances intended to be used with gas. Type B appliances are appliances that have a large gas consumption.

This standard specifies the uniform minimum requirements that Type B appliances can have. These appliances are intended for use with:

  • town gas
  • natural gas
  • simulated natural gas
  • liquefied petroleum gas
  • tempered liquefied petroleum gas
  • any combination of these gases together or with other fuels.

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 can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Gas-Fitting Work) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Justice

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Contact details

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Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Department of Justice

Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 654 499
Fax: 03 6173 0205
Website: Building Standards and Occupational Licensing (Opens in new window)