Australian Standard AS 3846:2005 The Handling and Transport of Dangerous Cargoes in Port Areas - Western Australia

Description

You must comply with this standard if you intend to dock a vessel carrying explosives at a port or transport explosives to or from a vessel docked at a port. This standard sets out safety measures include repair work on ships and at shore installations, emergency procedures and fire protection.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

Contact details

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Resources Safety

Operating address: Level 2
1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Phone: 08 9358 8002
Fax: 08 9358 8000
Email: ResourcesSafety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Resources Safety (Opens in new window)