Approval to Install or Alter an Air Handling System, Water System or Cooling Tower - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to install, or substantially modify, an air handling system, water system or cooling tower in a building. These systems use water or other liquids for air conditioning purposes (to heat, cool or modify air), or deliver water to outlet points.

You must also comply with the standards for the installation or alteration of an air handling system, water system or cooling tower. These standards reduce the risk of microbial infection in these systems.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Applications relating to air handling systems or cooling towers must be accompanied by a plan that includes:

  • Details of the type, design, layout and location; the location of air inlets and air exhausts, including windows which open;
  • The direction of prevailing winds and localised wind patterns;
  • The location and design of other inlets and discharges which may affect or be affected by the proposed installation; and
  • The position and type of any proposed developments in the vicinity of the installation of which the Council may have received notice.

Applications in relation to water systems must be accompanied by details of the type of system and plans of the design of the system.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $138.00 -
Apply Inspection All $138.00 -
General Miscellaneous All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval to Install or Alter an Air Handling System, Water System or Cooling Tower - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Air-handling and Water Systems) Regulations 1994 WA

Administering agency

City of Kwinana

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Environmental Health Services

City of Kwinana

Operating address: Corner of Gilmore Avenue and Sulphur Road
Kwinana Town Centre, Western Australia 6167
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Kwinana, Western Australia 6966
Phone: 08 9439 0200
Fax: 08 9439 0222
Email: customer@kwinana.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Kwinana (Opens in new window)