National Code of Practice for the Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to prepare material safety data sheets (MSDS).

This code of practice provides guidance on how to correctly prepare MSDS. The MSDS is a document that describes the chemical and physical properties of a material and provides advice on safe handling and use of the material.

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

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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