Gas infrastructure and pipelines
As a safety regulator, ESV’s principal role is to ensure the safe and efficient supply of energy to all Victorians.
ESV’s objectives include performing its functions and exercising its powers to best achieve the objectives as stated within the applicable Acts.
In relation to pipelines and gas infrastructure ESV’s objective is to ensure pipeline safety: protect the public from environmental, health and safety risks resulting from the construction and operation of pipelines.
Click on the links below to learn more about the gas infrastructure and pipeline industry, gas infrastructure safety cases and the provision of bottled LP Gas.
Gas pipeline and infrastructure safety
ESV regulates the safety of gas infrastructure and licensed pipelines in Victoria.
ESV shares administering onshore licensed pipelines and co-regulates pipeline licensees.
LP Gas Supply Industry Policy
This policy clarifies ESV's regulatory authority relating to the supply of heating LP Gas in Victoria.
Date: 30/03/2023 9:09
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Reviewed 29 January 2023