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Road tank vehicles for dangerous goods

17 April 2019

Standards Australia Committee ME057 is reviewing AS 2809 – Road Tank Vehicles for Dangerous Goods. The ATA is represented on this committee.

There are six parts to this Australian Standard:

  • Part 1: General requirements for all road tank vehicles
  • Part 2: Road tank vehicles for flammable liquids
  • Part 3: Road tank vehicles for compressed liquified gases
  • Part 4: Tankers for toxic and corrosive cargoes
  • Part 5: Tankers for bitumen-based products
  • Part 6: Tankers for cryogenic liquids

The review of Parts 1 & 2 was completed in 2018 and the draft documents circulated for public comment. The ATA submitted the following comments to these drafts (see below).