You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the occupier of a public building . Your exit sign and emergency lighting must comply with this standard.
This standard is referred to in the Catalogue of Australian Standards as AS 2293 Set-2005 Emergency escape lighting and exit signs Set. The Standards outline requirements and guidelines for an installation that ensures illumination to the nominated areas for the safe evacuation of occupants from those areas in an emergency situation.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.
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.
Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZ
2293 - Emergency Evacuation Lighting in Buildings
- Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.
Department of Health
Environmental Health Directorate
Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)
Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 (Western Australia)
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