Approval to Install or Alter an Air Handling System, Water System or Cooling Tower - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to install, or substantially modify, an air handling system, water system or cooling tower in a building. These systems use water or other liquids for air conditioning purposes (to heat, cool or modify air), or deliver water to outlet points.

You must also comply with the standards for the installation or alteration of an air handling system, water system or cooling tower. These standards reduce the risk of microbial infection in these systems.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Applications relating to air handling systems or cooling towers must be accompanied by a plan that includes:

  • Details of the type, design, layout and location; the location of air inlets and air exhausts, including windows which open;
  • The direction of prevailing winds and localised wind patterns;
  • The location and design of other inlets and discharges which may affect or be affected by the proposed installation; and
  • The position and type of any proposed developments in the vicinity of the installation of which the Council may have received notice.

Applications in relation to water systems must be accompanied by details of the type of system and plans of the design of the system.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval to Install or Alter an Air Handling System, Water System or Cooling Tower - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Shire of Ravensthorpe

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Health (Air-handling and Water Systems) Regulations 1994 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Shire of Ravensthorpe


Operating address:
65 Morgans Street
Ravensthorpe
WA 6346
Mailing address:
PO BOX 43
Ravensthorpe, Western Australia 6346

Phone:

08 98390000

Fax:

08 98381282
shire@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au

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