Pipeline Standards - Hazardous Areas - Tasmania


You will be required to comply with these standards if you intend to operate, or have employees operate, in hazard areas during the operation of pipelines. The standards that you need to comply with are:

  • AS / NZS 60079.10.1 Explosive atmospheres - Classification of areas - Explosive gas atmospheres
  • AS 2865 Confined spaces.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Operating address: Level 5
111 Macquarie Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 770
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4422
Email: office@economicregulator.tas.gov.au