Australian Standard AS 4897:2008 The Design, Installation and Operation of Underground Petroleum Storage Systems - Tasmania


You must comply with this standard if you are an infrastructure owner and intend to install an underground petroleum storage system. The storage system must incorporate the mandatory equipment, be designed and installed in accordance with the standard.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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.

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Underground Petroleum Storage Systems) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Contaminated Sites Unit

Environment Protection Authority

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 134 Macquarie Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1751
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599
Fax: 03 6173 0254