Forest Safety Code (Tasmania) 2007 - Tasmania


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to conduct a business involving forest operations.

The forestry operations covered by this code include the:

  • formation, development, regeneration and maintenance of forests
  • obtaining of forest produce
  • loading, transporting and unloading of forest produce
  • post operative assessment
  • establishment, maintenance and repair of roads or tracks in connection with that work
  • activities of anyone with potential for exposure to hazards resulting from forest operations in those workplaces.

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

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

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