Managing Electrical Risks in the Workplace Code of Practice - Australian Capital Territory


You may need to comply with this code if you intend to operate a business that is involved in managing electrical risks in the workplace.

The code applies to workplaces where a person:

  • has management or control of electrical equipment, including electrical installations
  • carries out electrical work on or near energised electrical equipment, including electrical installations.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

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