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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 23 February 2020 at 23:12)
390   Pipeline builder’s duties
(1)  This clause applies to a person who intends to build a pipeline that will—
(a)  cross into a public place, and
(b)  be used to transfer a Schedule 11 hazardous chemical.
(2)  The person must ensure that, before the building of the pipeline commences, the regulator is given the following information—
(a)  the name of the pipeline’s intended owner and operator,
(b)  the pipeline’s specifications,
(c)  the intended procedures for the operation, maintenance, renewal and relaying of the pipeline,
(d)  any public place that the pipeline will cross,
(e)  the intended emergency response procedures.
Maximum penalty—
(a)  in the case of an individual—$1,250, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$6,000.
(3)  The person must ensure that the regulator is given the information in the following circumstances—
(a)  before the pipeline is commissioned,
(b)  before the pipeline is likely to contain a hazardous chemical,
(c)  if there is any change in the information given under subclause (2)—when the information changes,
(d)  if part of the pipeline is to be repaired—before the pipeline is repaired,
(e)  if part of the pipeline is removed, decommissioned, closed or abandoned—when the removal, decommissioning, closure or abandonment occurs.
Maximum penalty—
(a)  in the case of an individual—$1,250, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$6,000.