Guidelines for approval of Type B gas appliances

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Guidelines for the approval of Type B (industrial) gas appliances in Western Australia

These guidelines have been developed and issued by the Director of Energy Safety, EnergySafety Division of the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety Western Australia. 

The guidelines assist members of the gas industry by providing information on:

  • how to obtain approval for installing and operating Type B gas appliances;
  • the roles of industry participants in having a Type B gas appliance approved; and
  • the regime used to manage approval of Type B gas appliances in WA.

This is the second edition of the guidelines. Comments and suggestions for improvements during periodic reviews are welcome.

Any enquiries or comments in relation to the guidelines can be addressed to:

Principal Engineer Gas Utilisation
EnergySafety WA
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington WA 6107



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Last updated 29 Jun 2017

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