AS / NZS 7000 Overhead Line Design - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you are a responsible person at a mine and intend to design and construct high voltage overhead powerlines.

This standard provides general requirements for the design and construction of new overhead lines to ensure that the line is suitable for its intended purposes and provides acceptable levels of safety for construction, maintenance and operation and meets requirements for environmental standards.

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.

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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

Resources Safety

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