Demolition Work Code of Practice - Northern Territory


You may need to comply with this code if you conduct a business that involves demolition work or have a duty to manage the risks of demolition work.

You may achieve compliance with your legislative requirements through another method if it provides an equivalent or higher standard of work health and safety than the code.

Duties in relation to demolition work include:

  • managing health and safety risks associated with demolition work
  • managing hazards and implementing control measures (e.g. using explosives, electricity, fire prevention, noise and falls)
  • providing suitable and adequate information, training and instruction to workers.

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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.

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Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

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