Fire Safety and Evacuation of Buildings Regulations 2006

Schedule 2
Minimum amounts of hazardous substances for purposes of section 21A(1)(d) of Act

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Part 1
Hazardous substances classified under Hazardous Substances (Classification) Regulations 2001

Property of substance (and physical state)Hazard classification under Hazardous Substances (Classification) Regulations 2001 (SR 2001/113)Quantity
Explosive1.1A, 1.1B, 1.1C, 1.1D, 1.1E, 1.2B, 1.2C, 1.2D, 1.2E, 1.2F, 1.2G, 1.2H, 1.2I, 1.2J, 1.2K, or 1.2L5 kg
1.3C, 1.3F, 1.3G, 1.3H, 1.3J, 1.3K, or 1.3L10 kg
1.4B, 1.4C, 1.4D, 1.4E, 1.4F, 1.4G, 1.4S, 1.5D, or 1.6N20 kg
Flammable (gas)2.1.1A30 kg or 20 m3
2.1.1B100 kg or 60 m3
2.1.2A300 L
Flammable (liquid)3.1A10 L
3.1B100 L
3.1C or 3.1D1 000 L
3.2A, 3.2B, or 3.2C10 L
Flammable (solid)4.1.1A10 kg
4.1.1B100 kg
Flammable (substance)4.1.2A or 4.1.2B5 kg or 5 L
4.1.2C or 4.1.2D10 kg or 10 L
4.1.2E, 4.1.2F, or 4.1.2G20 kg or 20 L
Flammable (solid)4.1.3A, 4.1.3B, or 4.1.3C10 kg
Flammable (substance)4.2A10 kg or 10 L
4.2B100 kg or 100 L
4.2C1 000 kg or 1 000 L
Flammable (solid)4.3A10 kg
4.3B100 kg
4.3C1 000 kg
Capacity to oxidise (liquid or solid)5.1.1A5 kg
5.1.1B50 kg
5.1.1C500 kg
Capacity to oxidise (gas)5.1.2A10 kg or 10 m3
Capacity to oxidise5.2A or 5.2B1 kg or 1 L
5.2C or 5.2D5 kg or 5 L
5.2E or 5.2F10 kg or 10 L
Toxic (substance)6.1A, 6.1B, or 6.1C10 kg or 10 L
Toxic (gas)6.1A, 6.1B, or 6.1C0.5 kg or 2.5 m3
Toxic6.1D100 kg
Corrosive (substance)8.1A or 8.2A10 kg or 10 L
Corrosive (gas)8.1A or 8.2A0.5 kg or 0.25 m3
Corrosive (substance)8.2B100 kg or 100 L
Corrosive (gas)8.2B5 kg or 2.5 m3
Corrosive (substance)8.2C or 8.3A1 000 kg or 1 000 L
  • Schedule 2 Part 1 Ecotoxic: item revoked, on 6 November 2008, by regulation 5 of the Fire Safety and Evacuation of Buildings Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/382).

Part 2
Infectious and radioactive substances

Property of substanceHazardQuantity
InfectiousRisk Group 3 microorganisms as defined in AS/NZS 2243.3:2002 Safety in laboratories—Microbiological aspects and containment facilitiesAny amount
Ionizing radioactive materialCategory 1, 2, or 3 radionuclide as listed in Table 2 of Appendix 1 of International Atomic Energy Agency Safety Standards Series No RS-G-1.9 Categorization of Radioactive Sources (as at the commencement of these regulations)Any amount