Australian Standard AS 2865-2009 Confined Spaces - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you operate as a pest management technician and intend to undertake pest management in a confined space. The standard sets out the requirements and risk control measures to be undertaken when performing tasks in confined spaces.

Compliance with this standard ensures that all work carried out in confined spaces is performed safely.

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.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Health
Public Health
Environmental Health Directorate

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Health (Pesticides) Regulations 2011 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, Pesticide Safety
Department of Health
Public Health
Environmental Health Directorate

Mailing address:
PO BOX 8172
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849


08 9388 4864


08 9382 0770


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