Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 3001:2008 Electrical Installations - Transportable Structures and Vehicles including their Site Supplies - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to conduct electrical work on a transportable structure. You must ensure that any electrical work you conduct complies with the requirements of this standard. Transportable structures include both vehicles and structures with or without wheels that can readily be moved from one site to another (for example motorhomes, food vans, relocatable homes or temporary site offices).

This standard sets out the requirements for electrical installations associated with transportable structures that are intended for connection to low-voltage alternating current supply systems (greater than 50 volts but not exceeding 1 000 volts).

You are only required to comply with sections 1 and 2 of the standard which set out general requirements as well as specific requirements regarding to connecting transportable structures to a power supply.

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

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Other resources

Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 WA

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 1991 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


Contact details

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General Enquiries


Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6251 1900
Fax: 08 6251 1901
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