Pursuant to section 79 of the Hazardous Substances
and New Organisms Act 1996 ("HSNO Act"), the Environmental Protection Authority gives notice that it intends to apply for approval of the code of practice HSNOCOP 57 Location of Class 3.1 Hazardous Substances.
The purpose of this code of practice is to provide a means of compliance, with the requirements of:
- Schedule 10 clauses 3, 4, 10 to 16, 18, 24 to 32 and 33(1)(b) of the Hazardous Substances (Dangerous Goods and Scheduled Toxic Substances) Transfer Notice 2004 (as amended); and
- Clauses 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 29, 31, 32, 34 to 43 and 44(1)(b) of the Site and Storage Conditions for Class 3.1 Flammable Liquids
for flammable liquids in stores and workrooms.
Written submissions in relation to the approval of this code can be made by mail or email to
Code of Practice Submissions
Environmental Protection Authority
Private Bag 63002
Submissions close on 5 May 2014.
A copy of the code can be inspected at the Wellington Office of the Environmental Protection Authority, Level 10,
ANZ Tower, 215 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011.
The code is available on the Environmental Protection Authority website
ROB FORLONG, Chief Executive, Environmental Protection Authority.