2700 Gas Supply

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Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

2700 Gas Supply

This class consists of units primarily engaged in the distribution of gas such as natural gas or liquefied petroleum gas through mains systems.

Primary activities

  • Coal gas distribution through mains system
  • Fuel gas distribution through mains system
  • Liquefied petroleum gas distribution through mains system
  • Liquefied petroleum gas reforming for distribution through mains system
  • Natural gas distribution through mains system


Units mainly engaged in

  • treating natural gas to produce purified natural gas or liquefied hydrocarbon gases, or operating natural gas absorption or separation plants, are included in Class 0700 Oil and Gas Extraction;
  • manufacturing liquefied petroleum gas in conjunction with petroleum refining are included in Class 1701 Petroleum Refining and Petroleum Fuel Manufacturing;
  • construction repair or maintenance of gas mains are included in Class 9429 Other Machinery and Equipment Repair and Maintenance;
  • wholesaling or retailing liquefied petroleum gas in bottles or bulk (except through a mains system) are included in Class 3321 Petroleum Product Wholesaling; and
  • operating pipelines for the transportation of gas are included in Class 5021 Pipeline Transport.
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