Standards Australia Wiring Rules for Damp or Hazardous Locations - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You must comply with this standard if you are involved in the installation of wiring for light and power circuits in construction projects.

You must also comply with this standard if you are involved in the installation of wiring for light and power circuits in caissons. 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The standard referenced in legislation has been superseded and is referred to in the Catalogue of Australian Standards as AS / NZS 3000:2007 Electrical Installations.

The standard sets out requirements that are intended to protect people and property from electric shock, fire and physical injury hazards that may arise from an electrical installation.

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