AS 3007.5 Electrical Installations - Surface Mines and Associated Processing Plant - General Protection Requirements - Western Australia


Note that this standard has been updated and you may need to meet the requirements set out in AS / NZS 3007:2013 Electrical Equipment in Mines and Quarries - Surface Installations and Associated Processing Plant.

You will need to comply with this standard if you are a responsible person at a mine and intend to move vehicles or machinery within the vicinity of overhead powerlines.

This standard specifies the design, installation and operation of electrical plant and equipment installed at surface mining and quarrying operations, the surface of underground mines, and associated processing plants.

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Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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