Australian Standard AS 2030 Gas Cylinders - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to use a gas cylinder at your workplace.

You must ensure that each gas cylinder has a current inspection mark in accordance with this standard and is only filled in ways that comply with this standard.

This Standard specifies requirements for the verification, filling, handling, inspection, testing, and maintenance of refillable gas cylinders for the storage and transport of compressed gases. It is only applicable to cylinders which exceed 0.1 kilograms but do not exceed 3000 kilograms water capacity. It is not applicable to acetylene cylinders, non-refillable cylinders and vacuum-insulated cylinders.

This Standard does not apply to cylinders forming part of aircraft equipment and used solely in aircraft.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.

Other resources

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Comply All Australian Standard AS 2030 (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 WA

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

WorkSafe

Contact details

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General Enquiries

WorkSafe

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 307 877
Phone: 08 6251 2200
Email: safety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: WorkSafe Western Australia (Opens in new window)