Australian Standard AS 3891.1:2008 Air Navigation - Cables and Their Supporting Structures - Marking and Safety Requirements - Permanent Marking of Overhead Cables and their Supporting Structures for Other than Planned Low-Level Flying - Victoria


You will require this standard if you are constructing or placing aerial lines in the vicinity of an airport or airfield. This standard applies to electricity network operators and employees involved in design, installation, maintenance and management.

It specifies requirements for permanent marking of overhead cables and their supporting structures for visual warning to pilots of aircraft.

The legislation adopts this standard as amended from time to time.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

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.

Act(s) name

Electricity Safety Act 1998 VIC

Regulation(s) name

Electricity Safety (Installations) Regulations 2009 VIC

Administering agency

Energy Safe Victoria

Contact details

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Energy Safe Victoria

Operating address: Level 5
4 Riverside Quay
Southbank, Victoria 3006
Mailing address: PO BOX 262
Collins Street West, Victoria 8007
Phone: 1800 652 563
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