AS 4564-2011 Specification for General-purpose Natural Gas - Western Australia


Note that this standard has been updated and you may need to meet the requirements set out in AS 4564:2020 General-purpose natural gas.

You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a gas distribution system. A gas distribution system is a system of pipelines, mains, and gas service pipes, designed to operate at a pressure of less than 1.9 megapascals, for the transportation of gas to customers.

This standard sets out the requirements for providing natural gas, suitable for both transportation and general-purpose use and provides the range of gas properties consistent with safe operation of the natural gas appliances.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Gas Standards Act 1972 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Gas Standards (Gas Supply and System Safety) Regulations 2000 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

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