Gas standards and notes

NSW Fair Trading can provide technical and safety help for matters not covered under the current Australian Standards. Your enquiry should be emailed to the Electrical and Gas Unit at To see if your technical or safety matter is covered under the Standards, contact Standards Australia or your local licensed gasfitter.

Fair Trading references the Gas and Electricity (Consumer Safety) Regulation 2018 and Australian Standard AS 5601-2013. Australian Standards are issued under licence from Standards Australia. Go to the Standards Australia's website to purchase a copy of any Standards.

Advisory Notes

Fair Trading has put together a series of advisory notes for the gasfitting industry. The notes are designed to highlight possible problems and suggest solutions to issues raised. They can be printed and downloaded from the table below.

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