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Dangerous goods are substances that are corrosive, flammable, explosive, spontaneously combustible, toxic, oxidising or water-reactive. Petrol, LPG, paints, pesticides and acids are examples of commonly used dangerous goods. The Dangerous Goods Act 1985 sets out the general duties for the manufacture, storage, transport, transfer, sale and use of dangerous goods and the import of explosives into Victoria.

March 30, 2011 - A sample application form for a dangerous goods driver licence.

February 23, 2011 - An application form for the approval of road tank vehicle design.

March 9, 2011 - An application form for the authorisation of an explosive or unauthorised explosive approval.

January 17, 2011 - How you can ensure tank designs for transporting dangerous goods meet certain criteria.

July 1, 2015 - This fact sheet informs employers and employees that a new version of the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road or Rail (ADG 7.3) is now available, replacing edition 7.

January 1, 1995 - Practical measures to ensure the safety of you and your employees when handling and storing dangerous goods at the workplace.

December 1, 2012 - Details for workers of dangerous goods on reporting incidents that occur in the workplace which can cause serious injuries or death.

March 1, 2013 - A dangerous goods register of bulk vehicle design approvals issued by WorkSafe Victoria.

November 1, 2007 - A dangerous goods register of transport determination issued by WorkSafe Victoria.

March 1, 2013 - A dangerous goods register of packaging approvals issued by WorkSafe Victoria.