Workplace Health and Safety and underwater diving work, incorporating recreational and occupational diving - Queensland

Description

Scope of this legislative Instrument:

For diving work see:

The Work Health and Safety Act 2011

The Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 Park 4.8 Diving Work

The Occupational Diving Work Code of Practice 2005

For recreational diving and snorkelling conducted at a workplace see:

The Safety in Recreational Water Activities Act 2011

The Safety in Recreational Water Activities Regulation 2011

The Safety in Recreational Diving, Recreational Technical Diving and Snorkelling Code of Practice 2018

The following Guides or Booklets are available:

See: https://www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/diving-snorkelling

The following Subordinate Legislation should also be examined:

  • The Recreational Diving, Recreational Technical Diving and Snorkelling Code of Practice 2018.
  • The Occupational Diving Work Code of Practice 2005.

The Code of Practice can be found at: https://www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/152329/rec-diving-rec-tech-diving-snorkelling-COP-2018.pdf

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

Workplace Health and Safety

Contact details

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Workplace Health and Safety

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

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