Guidelines for Safe Diving Practices Around Submerged Lands - Tasmania


You will need to comply with these guidelines if you are conducting a diving operation in or around a petroleum operation on submerged lands.

Before beginning diving work, a diving contractor must have an accepted Diving Safety Management System (DSMS). The DSMS must meet the minimum standards as determined in the Commonwealth guidelines.

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

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Diving Safety) Regulations 2008 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of State Growth

Contact details

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Contact Officer

Department of State Growth

Operating address: 4 Salamanca Place
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 536
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 1800 030 688
Website: Department of State Growth (Opens in new window)