Standards Australia Code for Work in Compressed Air, Part II Diving - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You must comply with this code if you are involved in the construction, use or maintenance of:

  • Main air receivers;
  • Subsidiary air receivers;
  • Air control panels;
  • Throttle valves of the slow acting needle valve type;
  • Manual pumps and other reliable sources of air supply; and
  • Air receivers for power driven compressor units.

The standard referenced in legislation has been superseded by AS / NZS 2299.1:2007: Occupational Diving Operations - Part 1: Standard Operational Practice.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
WorkSafe ACT

Act(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Act 1912 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Regulation 1950 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
WorkSafe ACT

Phone:

02 6207 3000

Fax:

02 6205 0336

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