Australian Standard AS 4482.1-2005 Guide to the Investigation and Sampling of Sites with Potentially Contaminated Soil - Non-volatile and Semi-Volatile Compounds - Tasmania


You must comply with this code if you intend to undertake soil sampling at a potentially contaminated site.

This code provides guidance for the collection of sufficient and reliable information for the assessment of a site potentially contaminated by non-volatile and semi-volatile compounds. It includes the formulation of data quality objectives and design of a sampling plan to meet the objectives of the investigation.

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.

Act(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Underground Petroleum Storage Systems) Regulations 2020 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

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Environment Protection Authority

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 134 Macquarie Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1550
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599