Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Regulations 2001

4 Application

(1)

These regulations apply to fireworks with the hazard classification 1.3G, 1.4G, or 1.4S.

(2)

Despite subclause (1), regulations 6, 7, and 8 do not apply to—

(a)

those bonbon crackers, snaps, or similar pyrotechnic novelties or noise makers containing less than 1.7 mg of pyrotechnic substance; or

(b)

those amorces, crackshots, or similar pyrotechnic novelties or noise makers containing less than 5 mg of pyrotechnic substance; or

(c)

those party poppers, streamer bombs, handblasters, or similar pyrotechnic novelties or noise makers containing less than 20 mg of pyrotechnic substance.

(3)

Nothing in these regulations limits or affects the operation of Part 15 of the Act.

Regulation 4(2): amended, on 28 August 2003, by regulation 3 of the Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/179).