Australian Standard AS 5601 Gas Installations - Tasmania

Description

You are required to comply with this standard if you operate a gas facility. You must submit a safety and operating plan for each facility that complies with this standard. The standard specifies requirements for consumer piping, flues, ventilation and appliance installations which are associated with the use or intended use of fuel gases such as either:

  • town gas
  • natural gas
  • liquefied petroleum gas in the vapour phase
  • tempered liquefied petroleum gas
  • simulated natural gas
  • any similar substance.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Gas Act 2000 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Gas (Safety) Regulations 2014 TAS

Administering agency

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Gas and Electricity

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Operating address: Level 3
21 Murray Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 770
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4297
Email: office@economicregulator.tas.gov.au
Website: Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator (Opens in new window)