Pipeline Standards - Electrical - Tasmania


You will need to comply with these standards if you intend to use electrical equipment in the operation of gas pipelines.

The standards that you need to comply with are:

  • AS / NZS 1020 The control of undesirable static electricity
  • AS / NZS 3000 Electrical installations
  • AS / NZS 4853 Electrical safety on metallic pipelines
  • AS / NZS 60079.14 Explosive atmospheres - Design selection, erection and initial inspection
  • AS / NZS 60079.17 Explosive atmospheres - Electrical installations inspection and maintenance.

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.

Administering agency

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

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