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
- the site is not, or would not be, classified as a major hazard facility
- the site is not currently licensed as a dangerous goods site.
Refer to r. 25 of the Dangerous Goods Safety (Storage and Handling of Non-explosives) Regulations 2007.
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.
Lodging the notification
The completed and signed notification form and attachments (if any) should be mailed to:
Safety Regulation Group
Dangerous Goods and Critical Risks
Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Locked Bag 100
East Perth WA 6892
Or lodge in person:
303 Sevenoaks Street (entrance off Grose avenue)
Cannington WA 6107
For any enquiries please contact Dangerous Goods Licensing
Phone: (08) 6251 2300