AS / NZS 1576 Scaffolding - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to:

  • erect or dismantle scaffolding at a workplace
  • design, manufacture, import or supply scaffolding equipment for workplace use
  • use scaffolding for demolition work at a workplace.

This standard comprises:

  • AS / NZS 1576.1:2010 Scaffolding - General requirements
  • AS 1576.2-2016 Scaffolding - Couplers and accessories
  • AS / NZS 1576.3:1995 Scaffolding - Prefabricated and tube-and-coupler scaffolding
  • AS 1576.4-2013 Scaffolding - Suspended scaffolding
  • AS / NZS 1576.5:2021 Scaffolding - Prefabricated splitheads and trestles
  • AS / NZS 1576.6:2020 Scaffolding - Metal tube-and-coupler scaffolding.

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

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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