Australian Code for the Transport of Explosives by Road and Rail (AE Code) - Tasmania


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to transport certain explosives in any quantity or receptacle either by road or rail. This code provides an Australia-wide reference for uniform requirements in explosives packaging, marking and transport.

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.

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2010 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

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WorkSafe Tasmania

Department of Justice

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 366 322
Phone: 03 6166 4600
Fax: 03 6173 0206