Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

Subpart 9—Dispensers for retail sale of class 2.1.1, 3.1A, 3.1B, and 3.1C substances

17.47 Dispensers must be of approved type

(1)

A relevant PCBU must ensure that a dispenser is not used in a PCBU’s workplace for the retail sale of a class 2.1.1, 3.1A, 3.1B, or 3.1C hazardous substance unless the dispenser is—

(a)

of a type that has been approved and recorded by WorkSafe under regulations 17.48 and 17.49 for its intended use; and

(b)

installed in accordance with accepted engineering principles and practice.

(2)

A PCBU who contravenes this regulation commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—

(a)

for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $10,000:

(b)

for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $50,000.

Compare: Gazette 2004, p 857, Schedule 8, cl 48