Australian Standard AS 2476-2008: General Fumigation Procedures - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to permit or commence fumigation.

This standard sets out the general procedures and precautions to be used when chemical fumigation is undertaken.  This standard includes fumigations applied using a single dose, staged or continuous release of fumigant. This standard does not include requirements for in-transit fumigation and soil fumigation.

Compliance with this standard ensures that fumigation activities are carried out safely and effectively.

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

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Health (Pesticides) Regulations 2011 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

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:

Enquiries, Pesticide Safety

Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

Mailing address: PO BOX 8172
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849
Phone: 08 9388 4864
Fax: 08 9382 0770