Work Health and Safety (Managing the Work Environment and Facilities) Code of Practice 2011 - Australian Capital Territory


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a workplace that employs workers in a physical work environment. The code covers minimum standards for:

  • The physical work environment;
  • Facilities for workers; and
  • Emergency plans.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) 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.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries

Phone: 02 62073000
Fax: 02 62050336