Segregation Method Approval - Western Australia


You will need this approval if you intend to use a method of segregating during transport road that does not comply with the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods (ADG Code).

Segregation involves separating dangerous goods from incompatible substances. This minimises the risk of contamination and / or dangerous reactions if they came into contact. Contact could be caused by a leak, spill or vehicle accident.

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:

  • it must be impracticable to segregate the dangerous and incompatible goods by a segregation device or a compliant segregation method
  • the risk of using your non-compliant method is no greater than the risk of using a segregation device or compliant segregation method.


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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