Australian Standard AS 3190: Approval and Test Specification for Current Operated (Core Balance) Earth Leakage Devices - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you are a manufacturer, tester, installer or regulator of residual current devices (current-operated earth-leakage devices). This standard provides essential electrical safety requirements and test methods for these devices. It is to be read in conjunction with AS / NZS 3100.

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 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.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 WA

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