You may require this standard if you are an electricity network operator or electrical contractor and intend to
- decommission an electricity network.
This standard sets out the particular requirements and procedures to ensure the health and safety of anybody required to enter or work in a confined space. It does not apply to tunnelling, trenching or excavation work.
Complying with this standard is not mandatory. However if you can show that you complied with the provisions of this standard then that will be regarded as evidence that you have met your obligation to carry out electrical work safely.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.