Australian Standard AS 4839-2001 The Safe Use of Portable and Mobile Oxy-fuel Gas Systems for Welding, Cutting, Heating and Allied Processes - Western Australia


You must comply with this standard if you intend to use portable and mobile oxy-fuel gas systems for welding, cutting, heating and allied processes.

This standard specifies selection, operation and maintenance procedures for oxy-fuel gas hand-held or portable equipment used in welding, cutting, heating and allied processes. This Standard applies to equipment supplied from portable or mobile gas cylinders, inclusive of manifolded packs of cylinders. Cylinder mounted regulators, which may be easily removed by the users, control the downstream pressure for this equipment.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Administering agency

Resources Safety

Contact details

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Operating address: Level 2
1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Operating address: Mineral House
100 Plain Street
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 08 9358 8002
Fax: 08 9358 8000
Website: Resources Safety (Opens in new window)