Code of practice for plant - Queensland


The Managing risks of plant in the workplace code of practice 2013 gives practical advice on ways to manage exposure to risks related to the use of plant, including its safe design, manufacture and installation. It outlines the obligations of persons involved with plant and provides information on risks and their control.

Plant includes:

  • machinery, equipment, appliance, pressure vessel, implement and tool
  • personal protective equipment, and
  • a component of plant and a fitting, connection, accessory or adjunct to plant.

Please consult the Agency 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 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.

Administering agency

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

Contact details

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Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

Phone: 1300 362 128
Website: Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (Opens in new window)