Australian Standard AS 2593-2004 Boilers - Safety Management and Supervision Systems - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you or any of your staff intend to use boilers at your work place.

You must ensure that boilers are installed, commissioned, operated, maintained and inspected in accordance with this standard.

This standard specifies the requirements for the operation of boilers, including unattended, limited attendance and fully attended. This includes boilers for fixed land installations, boilers for the generation of steam or other vapour, boilers for the heating of water or other liquids at a pressure above that of the atmosphere, and boilers having any of the following sources of energy input: gas fuel, oil fuel, solid fuels, waste heat fuels, solar energy, electric power.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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.

Administering agency

Department of Commerce
WorkSafe Western Australia

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Business Service Centre
Department of Commerce
WorkSafe Western Australia


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

Phone:

1300307877
safety@commerce.wa.gov.au

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