You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to install and maintain steel piping systems for gas distribution. The intent of this standard is to provide for the protection of the general public, gas distribution network operating personnel and the environment, and to ensure safe and reliable operation of gas distribution networks that reticulate gas to consumers.
This Standard specifies materials, design, construction, installation, testing and maintenance requirements for steel piping systems that are used for the distribution of fuel gas suitable for domestic, commercial or industrial uses. While compliance with this standard is not mandatory, it may be used to demonstrate that you have complied with your legal obligations.
Please consult the Agency Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.