Australian Standard AS 2187.2:2006 Explosives - Storage and Use - Use of Explosives - Victoria

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture or use explosives.

This standard specifies requirements for the safe use of explosives including the mixing, testing, initiation and firing of charges.

All explosive mixtures must be manufactured according to the requirements of this standard. Shotfirers must use explosives only in accordance with this standard.

The legislation adopts this standard as amended from time to time.

Please consult the responsible agency 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 Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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WorkSafe Advisory Service

WorkSafe Victoria

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 222 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: PO BOX 4293
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1800 136 089
Phone: 03 9641 1444
Fax: 03 9641 1222
Email: info@worksafe.vic.gov.au
Website: https://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/ (Opens in new window)