AS 1735 Lifts, Escalators and Moving Walks - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to design, manufacture, import or supply a lift for use at a mine. Lifts include any apparatus in the nature of a chair lift, escalator, moving walk or stairway lift and any supporting structure, machinery, equipment, gear, lift well, enclosures and entrances.

This standard outlines the requirements for the design, construction and testing of lifts.

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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.

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Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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