Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZS 3666 Air-Handling and Water Systems of Buildings - Microbial Control - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you are an employer or manager at a mine and you intend to use cooling towers, evaporative condensers, warm water systems or other plant or devices that may promote the growth of micro-organisms.

You must take precautions in accordance with this standard to prevent the growth of micro-organisms.

This standard specifies minimum requirements for the design, installation, commissioning, operation, and maintenance of air-handling systems and water systems in buildings, to assist in the control of micro-organisms.

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

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 WA

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

Contact details

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Mine Safety

Resources Safety

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 2
1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Mailing address: Mineral House
100 Plain Street
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Phone: 08 9358 8010
Website: Resources Safety (Opens in new window)