Dam Works Code - Tasmania

Description

This code provides standards and practices for the design, construction, maintenance, surveillance and decommissioning of dams and well works, and any related matters.

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

Water Management Act 1999 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Water Management (Safety of Dams) Regulations 2015 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Water and Marine Resources

Water Operations

Contact details

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

Section Head, Dam Safety

Water Operations

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3001
Fax: 03 6224 4977
Email: Bill.Shackcloth@dpipwe.tas.gov.au