Guidelines for the Control of Legionella in Regulated Systems - Tasmania

Service summary

You are required to comply with these regulations if you own premises where regulated systems are installed or if you are involved in the operation or maintenance of regulated systems.

Regulated systems include:

  • air-handling systems (e.g. air conditioning systems)
  • cooling towers
  • warm-water systems
  • humidifying systems
  • any other system or process that may involve a risk of legionnaire's disease (legionellosis).

The guidelines provide specific requirements about the maintenance and operation of registered systems to reduce public health risks relating to legionella.

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

Department of Health and Human Services
Public Health Services

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 1997 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Health and Human Services
Public Health Services


Operating address:
Level 3
34 Davey Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 125
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

1300 135 513

Phone:

1800 671 738
public.health@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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