Memorandum of Understanding: Regulation on dangerous goods transportation by rail in NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, WA and VIC

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the regulation of dangerous goods transportation by rail in NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, WA and VIC, for the period 2018 to 2021.

Last updated

Aug 2019

Reading level

difficult

File Type and Size

PDF, 850.88 kB

Document Length

19 pages

What it contains

This MOU sets out arrangements to promote effective communication, cooperation and coordination between ONRSR and the Competent Authorities.

The purpose of the MOU is to promote a collaborative, best practice approach to the regulation of the transportation of dangerous goods by rail. The goals of the parties in entering into this MOU are to improve communication and reduce duplication, influence a reduction in the quantity and severity of safety incidents and provide consistent outcomes for industry.