Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZ 2293 - Emergency Evacuation Lighting in Buildings - Western Australia

Service summary

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.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZ 2293 - Emergency Evacuation Lighting in Buildings - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Department of Health
Public Health
Environmental Health Directorate

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Health
Public Health
Environmental Health Directorate


Operating address:
2nd Floor, B Block
189 Royal Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004

Phone:

08 93884999

Fax:

08 93884905
ehinfo@health.wa.gov.au

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