Notification of a Manifest Quantity Workplace (MQW) - Tasmania


You will be required to provide this notification to the Agency if you intend to use, handle or store hazardous chemicals prescribed by Schedule 11 of the Work Health and Safety Regulations in quantities greater than designated manifest quantities.

Schedule 11 chemicals include a variety of:

  • flammable liquids, solids and gases
  • self-reactive substances
  • pyrophoric and self-heating substances
  • oxidising liquids and solids
  • organic peroxides
  • acutely toxic or corrosive substances
  • unstable substances.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

This notification must:

  • be provided to the Agency at least 14 days before the first use, storage or handling of hazardous chemicals in your workplace
  • be accompanied by a completed copy of the relevant form, the required fee, and any other documents required by the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $162.00

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

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:


WorkSafe Tasmania

Department of Justice

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 366 322
Phone: 03 6166 4600
Fax: 03 6173 0206
Website: WorkSafe Tasmania (Opens in new window)