This safe work instrument is approved under section 227 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 by the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, being satisfied that—

(a) appropriate consultation has been carried out under section 227(3) of that Act; and

(b) in accordance with regulation 13.46(2) of the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017, for the purposes of clauses 7 to 11 of this safe work instrument and clauses 4 to 11 of the Schedule of this safe work instrument, compliance with provisions of the Regulations that apply to certain class 6 and 8 substances will not appropriately control risk associated with those substances.

Additional and modified requirements for specified class 6 and 8 substances (PDF 112 KB)