Australian Standard AS 1304-1991 - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to design or construct a precast concrete septic tank, or an in situ concrete septic tank. The walls of cylindrical septic tanks must be reinforced with steel mesh complying with this standard.

This standard has been superseded and is referred to in the catalogue of Australian Standards as AS/NZS 4671:2001 Steel reinforcing materials. It specifies requirements for the chemical composition and the mechanical and geometrical properties of reinforcing steel used for the reinforcement of concrete.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply Australian Standard AS 1304-1991 - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Treatment of Sewage and Disposal of Effluent and Liquid Waste) Regulations 1974 WA

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

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
Email: ehinfo@health.wa.gov.au