Australian / New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 1715:2009 Selection, Use and Maintenance of Respiratory Protective Equipment - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you are a registered proprietor of a pest control business. You cannot be present at a fumigation unless the respiratory protective equipment has been checked and maintained by the registered proprietor and you know how to use that equipment in accordance with this 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.

Other resources

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Comply All Australian / New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 1715:2009 Selection, Use and Maintenance of Respiratory Protective Equipment - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Pesticides) Regulations 2011 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, Pesticide Safety

Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

Mailing address: PO BOX 8172
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849
Phone: 08 9388 4864
Fax: 08 9382 0770
Email: pesticidesafety@health.wa.gov.au