AS 1481.1-1994 Cranes (Including Hoists and Winches) - General Requirements - Western Australia


Note that this standard has been updated, and you will need to meet the requirements set out in AS 1481.1:2021 Cranes, Hoists and Winches - General Requirements.

You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to construct toilets that are able to safely lifted.

This standard specifies the general requirements for cranes, hoists, winches, and their components, and appliances intended to carry out similar functions.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Health (Temporary Sanitary Conveniences) Regulations 1997 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Department of Health

Western Australia
Operating address: 189 Royal Street
East Perth, Western Australia, 6004
Mailing address: PO BOX 8172
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849
Phone: 08 9222 4222
Website: Department of Health (Opens in new window)