Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG) Board
About the Board
The Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG) Board (the Board)
administers the fire protection division of the Ozone Protection
and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995 (the Regulations) on
behalf of the Australian Government.
The functions of the Board include:
- Identification, promotion and support of 'best practice'
activities throughout the fire protection industry.
of the permit and licensing system to ensure applicants meet
minimum standards of competency prior to granting of Extinguishing
Agent Handling Licences (EAHL's) and Extinguishing Agent Trading
- Implementation of
effective communication and consultation with the fire protection
industry to encourage and facilitate regulatory
- Development and
distribution of ozone depleting substance and synthetic greenhouse
gas (ODS & SGG) learning and assessment resources to support
those working in the fire protection industry.
- Undertaking review and audit activities
to ensure fire protection industry compliance with the Ozone
Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act
1989 (the Act).
The Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG) Board Strategic
Plan for 2012-2017:
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- Be proactive, not reactive -
follow the Regulations and avoid the penalties -