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Tasmanian Marine Oil Spill Contingency Plan (TasPlan)

​​​​​​​​​​​The Tasmanian Marine Oil Spill Contingency Plan (TasPlan) outlines the response and arrangements in place in the event of a spill into the Tasmanian marine environment, and a number of sub-plans sit under TasPlan.

  Tasmanian Marine Oil Spill Contingency Plan (TasPlan)   (2Mb)​

Note: some documents on this page require a password and some linked sites require a login.  Please contact the Marine Pollution Officer (details below) for access.


First Strike Plans

  Derwent River First Strike Plan   (7Mb)

  D'Entrecasteau Channel First Strike Plan   (4Mb)

King Island First Strike Plan - in development

Ringarooma Bay First Strike Plan - in development

Bass Strait Island First Strike Plan - in development

Port Davey First Strike Plan - in development


Associ​​ated Plans

  TasPorts Oil Spill Contingency Plan   (1Mb) - password protected

  Macquarie Island Fuel Spill Contingency Plan   (11Mb) - password protected

  Tasmanian Oiled Wildlife Response Plan (WildPlan)   (185Kb)

  Marine Resources Oil Spill Plan 2016   (307Kb)

 State Recovery Plan    (1Mb) - password protected

Tasmanian Oil Spill W​​aste Management Plan - in development

Public Information Sub Plan - in development

Australian Marine Oil Spill Plan (AMOSPlan)


​​Other Documents and Links

  Aide-Memoire for Marine Pollution Response   (4Mb)

National Environmental Maritime Ope​rations (NEMO) - login required

NEMO - Equipment Listing​ - login required

Weather and Tide - www.bom.gov.au​

Primary and Secondary Port Pilotage Areas​ - LISTmap

Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA)​


​Reference Documents

  Deed of Agreement between MAST, TasPorts and the Crown   (912Kb) - password protected

Memorandum of Understanding with​ TFS - in development

  Offshore Petroleum Industry - Guidance Note   (669Kb)

  Contacts Directory   (256Kb) - password protected

  Guidelines for the collection of oil samples   (132Kb)

  Volatile Organic Compounds Levels flowchart   (125Kb)

  Collector App User Guide   (509Kb)

  List of probable Incident Control Centres   (140Kb)


​Documents​/Proformas

Marine Pollution Officer
134 Macquarie Street
HOBART TAS 7001
Phone: 6165 4538
Email: Letitia.Lamb@epa.tas.gov.au

The Environment Protection Authority acknowledges the Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of lutruwita (Tasmania) and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.