Dangerous goods and explosives

Section 9 of the Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 requires certain dangerous goods incidents (called reportable situations) to be reported to the department as soon as practicable.

Step one

Report incidents as soon as practicable to a Dangerous Goods Officer           

Phone: (08) 6251 2300
Email: dgsb@dmirs.wa.gov.au

Step two

Lodge a dangerous goods incident report with the department within 21 days

Dangerous goods incident report - form - 149 Kb

This form is to be completed and lodged with Resources Safety within 21 days of a reportable situation unless otherwise agreed with a Dangerous Goods Officer.

Further information

Additional information on reporting dangerous goods incidents is available:

Dangerous Goods incidents and accidents

General enquiries about incident reporting Phone: + 61 8 6251 2300
Incident reporting for dangerous goods Email: dgsb@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Incident reporting for major hazard facilities Phone:
0439 964 143 (Contact 1st)
0437 970 014 (Contact 2nd)