Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

13.10 Substances not requiring a certified handler to be secured

(1)

This regulation applies to a PCBU with management or control of a class 6 or 8 substance—

(a)

in a quantity equal to or more than that specified in Schedule 14 for the substance; and

(b)

to which regulation 13.9 does not apply.

(2)

The PCBU must ensure that the substance, if left unattended, is appropriately secured from access by persons other than those permitted by the PCBU to access the substance.

(3)

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

(a)

for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $6,000:

(b)

for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $30,000.