Australian Standard AS 2187.1:1998 Explosives - Storage, Transport and Use - Storage - Victoria


You will need to comply with this standard to manufacture or store explosives. The holder of a licence to store large quantities of explosives must ensure that all employees are trained in the requirements of this standard.

This standard applies to:

  • portable magazines
  • relocatable magazines
  • fixed or permanent magazines
  • bulk storage
  • underground storage.

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

Dangerous Goods Act 1985 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

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