Spray painting and powder coating code of practice 2021 - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you conduct a business or undertake work that involves spray painting or powder coating processes. Spray painting describes the process by which liquid paint is applied under pressure to an object either by hand or automatically. Powder coating describes the process by which electrostatically charged powder is applied onto an earthed object.

This code provides practical guidance on how to comply with your work health and safety duties, including effective ways to identify and manage risks.

You will either need to comply with this code or an alternative method that sets an equivalent or higher standard of work health and safety.

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

Office of Industrial Relations

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

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