Australian Standard AS 60076 - Power Transformers - Western Australia

Service summary

You may require this Standard if you are an electricity network operator or electrical contractor and intend to:

  • design
  • construct
  • commission
  • operate
  • maintain
  • decommission an electricity network.

This Standard specifies technical requirements for single and three-phase power transformers (including auto transformers) as well as dry-type transformers.

Complying with this Standard is not mandatory. However, if you can show that you comply with the provisions of this Standard, it will be regarded as evidence that you have met your obligation to carry out electrical work safely. There are two parts of this Standard that are relevant:

  • AS/NZS 60076.1:2014 Power transformers - General (IEC 60076-1, Ed. 3.0 (2011) MOD)
  • AS 60076.11-2006 Power Transformers - Dry-type transformers.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

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.

Other resources

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Administering agency

Department of Commerce

Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 (Western Australia)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Department of Commerce

Operating address:
Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850


08 6251 1900


08 6251 1901


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