Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail (ADG Code) - Tasmania

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you work in any field where potentially dangerous goods are used, stored, handled or transported, such as construction, accommodation, food service, science, manufacturing, mining, and agriculture.

This code sets out mandatory technical requirements and guidelines for the land transport of dangerous goods, including dangerous substances. A dangerous substance refers to chemicals that include dangerous goods, combustible liquids and hazardous substances.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

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.

Enquiries

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
Email: wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au