Australian Standard AS 3780 The Storage and Handling of Corrosive Substances
Published by: Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety / Resources Safety
When is this code of practice required?

You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to store or handle corrosive substances. This standard sets out requirements and recommendations for the safe storage and handling of corrosive substances by providing minimum acceptable safety requirements for storage facilities, operating procedures, emergency planning and fire protection.

While compliance with this standard is not mandatory, it may be used to demonstrate that you have complied with your legal obligations.

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


What documents provide more information?

What legislation specifies this requirement?
  • Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004

Who can you talk to for more information?
Enquiries
Resources Safety
Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Level 2 1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth
WA 6004
Mineral House 100 Plain Street
East Perth
WA 6004
Telephone: (08) 9358 8002
Fax: (08) 9358 8000


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