Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 2885.5 Pipelines - Gas and Liquid Petroleum - Field Pressure Testing - Western Australia


You must comply with this standard if you intend to pressure test gas and liquid petroleum pipelines. You may also be required to comply with this standard if you are a registered gas fitter.

This standard specifies methods for the pressure testing of petroleum pipelines in accordance with AS 2885.1 and AS 2885.3. It may also be used for testing other pipelines including those designed to AS / NZS 4645.2:2008.

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 is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Gas Standards Act 1972 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Gas Standards (Gasfitting and Consumer Gas Installations) Regulations 1999 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

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Electrical and Gas General Enquiries

Building and Energy

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Mason Bird Building
Level 1
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington, Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 08 6251 1900
Website: Building and Energy (Opens in new window)