Australian Standard AS 4976:2008 The Removal and Disposal of Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks - Tasmania

Description

You must comply with this standard if you intend to permanently or temporarily decommission an underground petroleum storage system.

This standard sets out procedures for decommissioning of tanks in situ and the removal, transport and off-site disposal of underground tanks that have contained flammable or combustible liquids. It also describes procedures for the abandonment of tanks in situ where removal is not feasible.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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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

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Enquiries

Environment Protection Authority

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: Level 7
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1550
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599
Fax: 03 6233 6800
Email: epaenquiries@environment.tas.gov.au