Resources for implementing the UPSS Regulation

This page contains guidance material to help industry stakeholders and local councils to carry out their functions for sites with a UPSS.

Please note these resources are currently being revised and will be updated to reflect the UPSS Regulation 2019 by the end of 2019.

Consent authorities

Best Practice Guidance

The best practice guide for environmental incident prevention and management helps UPSS owners and operators to prepare for and respond to leaks and spills in the event of an incident.

UPSS Technical notes

These technical notes are advisory only.


UPSS Guidelines

These guidelines were designed to assist persons responsible for UPSS to comply with the UPSS Regulation 2008 version. Note that parts of this guideline are outdated. It is currently being reviewed and updated and will be published by the end of 2019. 

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