Abrasive Blasting Code of Practice - South Australia


You may be required to comply with this code if you conduct a business that undertakes abrasive blasting or have a duty to manage the risks of abrasive blasting.

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

Duties in relation to abrasive blasting include:

  • managing health and safety risks associated with abrasive blasting
  • managing hazards and implementing control measures (e.g. prohibited and restricted chemicals, noise, heat, dust, and equipment)
  • managing the work environment and facilities.

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.

Other resources

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Licensing Unit

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Licensing Unit

SafeWork SA

Operating address: Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick, South Australia 5035
Mailing address: GPO BOX 465
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 1300 365 255
Fax: 08 8204 9200
Email: help@safework.sa.gov.au