Dam Works Code - Tasmania


You may need to comply with these codes if you intend to undertake any dam works.

These codes provide standards and practices for the design, construction, maintenance, surveillance and decommissioning of dams and well works, and any related matters.

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

Water Management Act 1999 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Water Management (Safety of Dams) Regulations 2015 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Water and Marine Resources

Water Management and Assessment Branch

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Section Head, Water and Dam Administration

Water Management and Assessment Branch

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Operating address: 13 St Johns Avenue
New Town, Tasmania 7008
Phone: 03 6165 3001
Email: Water.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
Website: Water Licences (Opens in new window)