Pursuant to sections 78 and 79 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 (“HSNO Act”), WorkSafe New Zealand advises that it approved, on 19 May 2015, the Code of Practice HSNOCOP 66 Version 1.0 Compressed Gas Cylinder to DOT-SP 12098.
This code of practice has been developed by the New Zealand Defence Forces and provides a means of compliance with Regulation 10(c) of the Hazardous Substances (Compressed Gases) Regulations 2004 for the design and manufacture of a compressed gas cylinder.
Pursuant to section 80(1) of the HSNO Act, this code may be inspected on request at WorkSafe New Zealand, Level 6, 86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington 6011.
Pursuant to section 80(1)(b) of the HSNO Act, the code is available from the WorkSafe New Zealand website
BRETT MURRAY, General Manager HH and SS, WorkSafe New Zealand.