Underground Petroleum Storage Systems: Decommissioning Assessment Report Requirements - Tasmania


You will need to comply with this guideline if you intend to complete an assessment report for a decommissioned underground petroleum storage system (UPSS).

This guideline outlines procedures designed to ensure that a clear and concise record of the decommissioning process. The assessment report must contain sufficient detail relating to the soil and groundwater samples collected from the vicinity of the UPSS in order to determine any resulting risks.

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

Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Underground Petroleum Storage Systems) Regulations 2020 Tasmania

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

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