Public Health (Cooling Towers and Warm Water Storage Systems Specialised Systems) Code of Practice - Australian Capital Territory


You will need to comply with this code if you operate or maintain a cooling tower and / or warm water storage systems.

The code sets out the minimum requirements for the operation and maintenance of cooling towers and warm water storage systems (known as specialised systems). This code covers:

  • notification to ACT health
  • occupational health and safety
  • records and administrative
  • additional requirements for specialised systems
  • cooling towers
  • warm water storage systems.

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

Public Health Act 1997 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Public Health Regulation 2000 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Health Directorate

Health Protection Service

Contact details

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