Segregation Device Design and Method Approvals - Tasmania


You will need an approval if you intend to:

  • design a type II segregation device
  • use a non-compliant method of segregation.

Segregation involves separating dangerous goods from incompatible substances. This minimises the risk of contamination and or dangerous reactions if they came into contact.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for a type II segregation device approval, your design must be compliant with chapter 6.11 of the ADG code.

To be eligible for a method of segregation approval:

  • it must be impractical to use a segregation device or compliant method
  • the risk of using the method to transport the goods by road is not greater than the risk by using a device or compliant method.


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Task Type Business Structure Description
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Other resources

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2010 Tasmania

Approval time

15 business days

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

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