Australian Standard 2885.1-2012 Pipelines - Gas and Liquid Petroleum - Design and Construction - Western Australia


You may be required to comply with this standard if you are a network operator. A network operator operates a gas distribution system.

The network operator must comply with this standard in the creation of a safety case. A safety case is a document that sets out the safety management and technical practices and procedures for a gas distribution system.

This standard specifies requirements for design and construction of carbon and carbon-manganese steel pipelines and associated piping and components that are used to transmit single-phase and multi-phase hydrocarbon fluids, such as natural and manufactured gas, liquefied petroleum gas, natural gasoline, crude oil, natural gas liquids and liquid petroleum products.

Please consult the Contact Officer to confirm which version of this standard you must comply with, as well 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 (Gas Supply and System Safety) Regulations 2000 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

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)