AS / NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk Management - Principles and Guidelines - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to construct, extend or alter a public building or place where 1,000 or more people may assemble for religious, entertainment, recreational or sporting purposes. You must provide a risk-management plan that has been developed in accordance with this standard.

This code sets out an acceptable standard of risk-management. Risk-management involves planning how to prevent potential risks from causing harm. Compliance with this code is necessary to ensure that your risk-management plan is to an acceptable standard.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

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Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

Operating address: 2nd Floor, B Block
189 Royal Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Phone: 08 9388 4999
Fax: 08 9388 4905