Compliance Code: Plant - Victoria


You will require this code if your business uses any type of plant. Plant is a broad term that covers:

  • machinery
  • equipment
  • appliances
  • amusement structures
  • lifts
  • scaffolds
  • turbines
  • temporary access equipment
  • implements and tools.

Most businesses involve using a type of plant. This code provides guidance as to how to protect people who use plant and what activities might pose a risk. Meeting the requirements of a compliance code means that you have fulfilled your occupational health and safety duties and obligations in relation to the matters covered by the compliance code.

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

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Compliance Code: Plant - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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