Standards Australia - Boiler Code - Australian Capital Territory


You must comply with this code if you are involved in the design, construction and installation of air shafts, pressure gauges, air locks and air receivers in tunnels and caissons where persons are engaged in compressed air work. A caisson is a watertight retaining structure used in situations such as the construction of a bridge pier.

The standard referenced in legislation has been superseded by AS 1228-2006 Pressure Equipment - Boilers.

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

Act(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Act 1912 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Regulation 1950 ACT

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

Contact details

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General Enquiries

WorkSafe ACT

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Phone: 02 62073000
Fax: 02 62050336