Notifying temporary storage or handling of dangerous goods

Notification of temporary storage or handling of dangerous goods - form - 60 Kb

This form should be completed by the operator of a dangerous goods site if the operator intends to store or handle less than 3 times the manifest quantity of dangerous goods for no more than 6 months.

Notification to the Chief Officer

A temporary storage or handling form should be completed by the operator of a dangerous goods site if:

  • the operator intends to store or handle less than three times the manifest quantity of dangerous goods for no more than six months

and

  • the site is not, or would not be, classified as a major hazard facility

and

  • the site is not currently licensed as a dangerous goods site.

All other requirements such as a risk assessment, placarding (if applicable), emergency response are still required to be addressed even if a dangerous goods licence is not required.

Code of practice - Storage and handling of dangerous goods - 1287 Kb

The Storage and handling of dangerous goods - code of practice describes measures that can be used to reduce the risks associated with the storage and handling of dangerous goods, and achieve the performance-based safety outcomes of Resources Safety.

Lodging the notification

The completed and signed form and attachments (if any) should be mailed to

Resources Safety
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Mineral House 100 Plain Street
East Perth WA 6004

Or lodged in person at Resources Safety, 1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth WA 6004.

Contact
For any enquiries please contact Support Services.
Phone: (08) 9358 8001
Email: rsdcustomerservices@dmp.wa.gov.au