AS / NZS 1892 Portable Ladders - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to use a portable ladder at a workplace.

This standard outlines the materials, design and construction of ladders rated for domestic or industrial use, and comprises:

  • AS 1892.2-1992 Portable Ladders - Timber
  • AS / NZS 1892.1: 2018 Portable Ladders - Metal.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Other resources

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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