AS 2187 Explosives - Storage, Transport and Use - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to store, transport and use explosives.

This standard specifies requirements for the storage of explosives including pyrotechnics, and for the location, design, construction and maintenance of magazines and comprises:

  • AS 2187.0-1998 Explosives - Storage, Transport and Use - Terminology
  • AS 2187.1-1998 Explosives - Storage, Transport and Use - Storage
  • AS 2187.2-2006 Explosives - Storage and Use - Use of Explosives.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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