Notice Type
Secondary Legislation
Notice Title

Material Incorporated by Reference in Pipelines Safe Work Instrument

In accordance with clause 2 of Schedule 2 of the Legislation Act 2019, I, Phil Parkes, Chief Executive, WorkSafe New Zealand, give notice that the material incorporated by reference into the Health and Safety in Employment (Pipelines—Design, Construction, Operation, Maintenance, Suspension, and Abandonment Requirements) Safe Work Instrument 2023 is publicly available for purchase at the internet addresses indicated in the Table below:




Place of purchase

AS 2885.0-2018, Part 0

General requirements

AS/NZS 2885.1-2018, Part 1

Design and Construction

AS/NZS 2885.2-2020, Part 2


AS 2885.3-2022, Part 3

Operation and Maintenance

AS/NZS 2885.4-2016, Part 4

Submarine Pipeline System

AS 2885.5-2020, Part 5

Field Pressure Testing

AS/NZS 2885.6-2018, Part 6

Pipeline Safety Management

ASME B31.1-2022

Power Piping

ASME B31.3-2022

Process Piping

ASME B31.4-2022

Pipeline Transportation Systems for Liquids and Slurries

ASME B31.8-2022

Gas Transmission and Distribution System

These standards are also available for inspection, at no charge, between the hours of 9.00am and 5.00pm from Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays) at WorkSafe New Zealand located at Level 6, 86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington 6011.

To view the material incorporated by reference, contact WorkSafe New Zealand using the following email

Dated at Wellington this 30th day of August 2023.

PHIL PARKES, Chief Executive, WorkSafe New Zealand.