Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notice of Intention to Apply for Approval of Code of Practice

Pursuant to section 79 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996, the Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA) gives notice that Luxfer Australia Pty Limited intends to apply for approval of an amendment to the Code of Practice: Fibre Reinforced Compressed Gas Cylinder to DOT-SP 7235.
Under Regulation 10(c) of the Hazardous Substances (Compressed Gases) Regulations 2004, ERMA may approve a code of practice that specifies requirements equivalent to the requirements of a standard referred to in Regulation 10(a). Luxfer Australia Pty Limited has applied for cylinders manufactured to the 20th Revision of DOT-SP 7235 as well as future revisions to be approved under this Regulation.
Written submissions in relation to the approval of this code can be made by mail, facsimile or email to
Code of Practice Submissions, Hazardous Substances Group, ERMA New Zealand, PO Box 131,
Wellington 6140. Facsimile: (04) 914 0433. Email:
Submissions close on 4 February 2010.
A copy of the code can be inspected at the Wellington
office of ERMA New Zealand, Level 1, BP House,
20 Customhouse Quay, Wellington.
It is also available on the ERMA New Zealand website
ROB FORLONG, Chief Executive, ERMA New Zealand.