AS / NZS 2293 Emergency Escape Lighting and Exit Signs - Western Australia


You will need to comply with the following standard if you occupy a building open to the public:

  • AS / NZS 2293.1:2018 Emergency evacuation lighting for buildings - System design, installation and operation
  • AS / NZS 2293.2:2019 Emergency evacuation lighting for buildings - Routine service and maintenance
  • AS / NZS 2293.3:2018 Emergency evacuation lighting for buildings - Emergency luminaries and exist signs

These standards outline the requirements and guidelines for emergency evacuation lighting in buildings.

These standards may be amended from time to time.

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

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

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