Ammonium Nitrate Guidance Note No. 1 - Transport - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this code if you intend to transport over 20 kg of security sensitive ammonium nitrate.

The code is designed for businesses that transport security sensitive ammonium nitrate. This may include manufacturers, the mining industry, agricultural and mining suppliers, importers and exporters. If you transport security sensitive ammonium nitrate, you may also be required to meet other safety standards. The guide outlines the minimum requirements of security transport requirements, and provides practical ways that risks can be identified and addressed in transporting security sensitive ammonium nitrate.

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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