You will need to comply with this code if you are involved in the construction, design or maintenance of a health service establishment. Health services establishments are defined as:
- Day procedure centres;
- Private hospitals; or
- Residential care service buildings.
This code needs to be read in conjunction with the National Construction Code Series, which sets out the requirements for the safe design and construction of health services establishments. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
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.
Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services
Health Service Establishments Act 2006 (Tasmania)
Health Service Establishments Regulations 2011 (Tasmania)
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