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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 (“HSNO Act”), WorkSafe New Zealand gives notice that New Zealand Defence Forces intends to apply for approval of the code of practice

HSNOCOP 66 Compressed Gas Cylinder to DOT-SP 12098.

The purpose of this code of practice is to provide a means of compliance with the requirements of Regulation 10(c) of the Hazardous Substances (Compressed Gases) Regulations 2004.

It nominates a standard for the design and construction of seamless steel compressed gas cylinders for use in a re-breather unit.

Written submissions in relation to the approval of this code can be made by mail or email to

Code of Practice HSNOCOP 66 Submissions
Certifications, Approvals and Registrations
WorkSafe New Zealand
PO Box 165
Wellington 6140
Facsimile: (04) 415 4015

Submissions close on 13 February 2015.

A copy of the code can be inspected at the Wellington Office of WorkSafe New Zealand, Level 6, 86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington 6011.

The code is available on the WorkSafe New Zealand website

GORDON MacDONALD, Chief Executive, WorkSafe New Zealand.