Overpack Approval - Western Australia


You will need this approval if you intend to use a method of preparing an overpack that does not comply with the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG Code).

The agency recommends that you contact them before submitting an application.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for approval, the risk of using your method of preparing an overpack will need to not be greater than the risk of using a method compliant with chapter 6 of the ADG Code.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $340.00

Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All $340.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Road and Rail Transport of Non-explosives) Regulations 2007 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

Contact details

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