Thailand Thailand updates regulations on Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance

Thailand updates regulations on Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance

Thailand Department of Industrial Works, Ministry of Industry published “Notification of Department of Industrial Works regarding Criteria and Method for Registration and Notification of Specialized Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance under Authorization of Department of Industrial Works and Reporting of Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance B.E. 2565 (2022)” in the Royal Gazette on 11 April 2022. The notification, which repeals the Notification of the Department of Industrial Works regarding Criteria and Method for Notification and Registration of Specialized Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance under Authorization of Department of Industrial Works and Reporting of Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance B.E. 2551 (2008), prescribes responsibilities of the hazardous substance storage facility and the qualified licensed person responsible for safety. This notification shall enter into force on 1 May 2022.

Major updates from previous notification

The appendices of the notification have been refurbished. The new set of appendices are consist of the followings;

No. Form Purpose
1. BorChor. 1 Application form for qualification examination of the Specialized Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance
2. BorChor. 2 Application form for registration of Specialized Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance
3. BorChor. 3 Form for a Certificate of professional experience regarding chemical or hazardous substance storage
4. BorChor. 4 Registration certificate
5. BorChor. 5 Form to notify Specialized Person Responsible for Safety Storage of Hazardous Substance
6. BorChor. 6 Annual Report

Hazardous substance entrepreneurs shall submit a report of safe storage of hazardous substances using the BorChor.6 form annually for the period of a calendar year by 31 March next year via an online system of the Department of Industrial Works. However, in 2022, entrepreneurs are allowed to submit the annual report by 31 August 2022 as a part of the transition measures.

 

Download the Notification at
http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2565/E/083/T_0024.PDF