To provide guidance on the management of hazardous chemicals to minimise the risks associated with using, handling, generating or storing of hazardous chemicals at a workplace.

Codes of Practice

Managing Risk of Hazardous Chemicals in the Workplace Download
Labelling of Workplace Hazardous Chemicals Download
Preparation of Safety Data Sheets for Hazardous Chemicals Download
AS 2030 Gas Cylinders series Available from SafeWork SA Library

Fact Sheets

Understanding hazardous chemical labels Download
Understanding safety data sheets for hazardous chemicals Download
Hazardous Chemical Register Download

Guidance Material

DECD Approved Substances List Download
Ventilation of Dangerous Goods Chemical Storage Cabinets Download
Dangerous Goods Storage Cabinet Laboratory Inspection and Checklist Download
Managing risks of storing chemicals in the workplace Download
Classifying hazardous chemicals Download


Classification and labelling of workplace hazardous chemicals poster Download
Classification and labelling of workplace hazardous chemicals A4 Download
Placard and manifest requirements under the WHS Regulations Download