Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

Transport restrictions

13.14 Carriage of certain class 6 and 8 substances on passenger service vehicles

(1)

A person must not carry a class 6.1B, 6.1C, 6.5A, 6.5B, 8.2B, or 8.2C substance on a passenger service vehicle unless—

(a)

the substance is in sealed packaging; and

(b)

in relation to a class 6.1B substance, the amount of the substance in the package does not exceed—

(i)

120 ml aggregate water capacity, if the substance is a gas; or

(ii)

100 ml, if the substance is a liquid; or

(iii)

500 g, if the substance is a solid; and

(c)

in relation to a class 6.1C, 6.5A, 6.5B, 8.2B, or 8.2C substance, the amount of the substance in the package does not exceed—

(i)

120 ml aggregate water capacity, if the substance is a gas; or

(ii)

1 L, if the substance is a liquid; or

(iii)

3 kg, if the substance is a solid.

(2)

A person must not carry any quantity of a class 6.1A or 8.2A substance on a passenger service vehicle.

(3)

Despite subclause (1), a person must not carry on a passenger service vehicle microencapsulated zinc phosphide containing a quantity equal to or more than 275 g/kg zinc phosphide.

(4)

A person who contravenes subclause (1), (2), or (3) commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $2,000.

Compare: SR 2001/117 r 10